Bird strike Incident Airbus A340-313X EC-GUP, Sunday 13 May 2012
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Date:Sunday 13 May 2012
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A343 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A340-313X
Owner/operator:Iberia
Registration: EC-GUP
MSN: 217
Year of manufacture:1998
Engine model:CFMI CFM56-5C4
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Madrid-Barajas Airport (MAD/LEMD) -   Spain
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:LEMD
Destination airport:TJSJ
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
An Iberian Airbus, EC-GUP, performing Flight IB-6533 from Madrid, Spain to San Juan, Puerto Rico, suffered a bird strike, causing damage to the nose radome. There were no reported injuries on board the aircraft.

Sources:

http://avherald.com/h?article=44f7eb25&opt=0

http://www.airliners.net/photo/Iberia/Airbus-A340-313X/1507303/L?sid=9464be9f3d809542dacb20bb62f29c67

Media:

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-May-2012 13:48 harro Added
19-May-2012 14:29 Geno Updated [Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
19-May-2012 14:30 Geno Updated [Date, Embed code]

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