Pilot reports a ship polluting sea to control tower

ISTANBUL: Observing a ship polluting the sea, an environmentally-conscious pilot of a passenger plane got in touch with control tower of Istanbul’s Ataturk airport and reported the incident.

The pilot of a plane descending to land Ataturk airport realized that something being thrown into Gemlik gulf of Mediterranean Sea from a ship. The pilot were not indifferent to what he saw and informed the control tower asking them to inform authorities about the ship. The recordings of dialogue between the pilot and airport traffic control tower attendant via radio, released.