Bird strike Incident Airbus A320-214 (WL) VT-EXB, Tuesday 14 September 2021
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Date:Tuesday 14 September 2021
Time:10:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A320-214 (WL)
Owner/operator:Air India
Registration: VT-EXB
MSN: 6690
Year of manufacture:2015
Engine model:CFMI CFM56-5B4/P
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 179
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Raipur-Swami Vivekananda Airport (RPR/VARP) -   India
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Raipur-Swami Vivekananda Airport (RPR/VARP)
Destination airport:Delhi-Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL/VIDP)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Air India flight AI469, an Airbus A320-214, aborted the takeoff from Raipur Airport following a bird strike. The aircraft was grounded for an inspection.


History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

22 February 2018 VT-EXB Air India 0 near Nagpur Airport min
Bird strike

Revision history:

14-Sep-2021 17:56 harro Added
14-Sep-2021 17:57 harro Updated [Total occupants, Location, Narrative]

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