Halit Yilmaz



Age: 52


Summary: Turkish high-ranking Consulate-General official who had been hospitalized in critical condition for almost a week from severe burns suffered in the July 15 Orly Airport bombing incident that killed at least more than seven people and injured nearly 60 others in one of the bloodiest attacks in France since the end of the Algerian War in 1962 when the bomb exploded inside a suitcase at the Turkish Airlines check-in counter in the airport's south terminal before flames engulfed through the crowd of passengers checking in for a flight en route from Paris to Istanbul, in which the Armenian militant organization ASALA claimed responsibility for the terrorist attack as part of its campaign for the recognition of the Armenian Genocide.



Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a terrorist bombing attack


Born: 1931?


Died: July 22, 1983


Location: Paris, France