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Location:  Kathmandu, Nepal
Operator:  Turkish Airlines            Flight:726
AC Type:  Airbus A-330-303
Reg:  TC-JOC      cn: 1522
Aboard: 238     Fatalities: 0    Ground: 0
Route:  Istanbul - Kathmandu
Details:  A Turkish Airlines Airbus 330 overshot the runway in dense fog while landing at Kathmandu, Nepal. None of he 224 passengers were seriously hurt.

Date:  February 4, 2015     Time: 1055
Location:  Taipei, Taiwan
Operator:  Transasia             Flight: 235
AC Type:  ATR 72-600
Reg:  B-22816      cn: 1141
Aboard: 58      Fatalities: 40    Ground: 0
Route:  Taipei - Kinmen
Details:  After the aircraft took off, it climbed to 1,300 feet, turned left and began losing altitude and speed. It then, banked to 90 degrees, the wingtip striking a taxi on a roadway and crashed into the Keelung River, coming to rest inverted.

Date:  January 26, 2015     Time: 1530
Location:  Los Llanos air base, Spain
Operator:  Military - Greek Air Force
AC Type:  General Dynamics F16D
Reg:  084      cn: 93-1084
Aboard: 2      Fatalities: 2    Ground: 9
Details:  The military fighter lost power as it attempted to take off, crashing into 5 planes on the ground. The aircraft was participating in NATO training exercises. Both pilots and 8 people on the ground were killed.

Date:  January 18, 2015     Time: ?
Location:  Near Abu adh Dhuhur Air Base, Syria
Operator:  Syrian Air Force
AC Type:  Antonov An-26
Reg:  YK-AND        cn: 3008
Aboard: 37      Fatalities: 31     Ground: 0
Route:  ?

The army transport crashed while attempting to land in fog after hitting electric lines. The Al Nursa front, claimed that it shot down the aircraft.

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