Bloomberg Anywhere Remote Login Bloomberg Terminal Demo Request


Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.


Financial Products

Enterprise Products


Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000


Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us

Bloomberg Customers

Turkish Army Says Finds No Explosive Traces From Plane Wreckage

The Turkish military said materials recovered after a plane was shot down by Syria on June 22 have revealed no evidence of any explosive matter, flammable material or traces of ammunition.

The military forensic unit’s inspection of material found on the sea surface “has found no evidence that meets the profile of a petroleum-based fire-triggering or accelerating substance, residue of organic or inorganic explosive matter, or findings that could be assessed as belonging to any ammunition,” according to a statement on the military’s website posted yesterday.

The military is inspecting pieces of the F-4 air force jet remaining on the bottom of the Mediterranean Sea using camera images, according to the statement.

The E/V Nautilus, the exploration ship that discovered the wreckage, has left the area after a malfunction in its camera system, and the military is looking for new ways to bring the wreckage from the sea bed to the surface, it said.

Please upgrade your Browser

Your browser is out-of-date. Please download one of these excellent browsers:

Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera or Internet Explorer.