Incident Boeing 737-8AS (WL) EI-EKG, Saturday 25 November 2023
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Date:Saturday 25 November 2023
Time:c. 13:40 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 737-8AS (WL)
Registration: EI-EKG
MSN: 35021/3161
Year of manufacture:2010
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown, repaired
Location:near Pescara -   Italy
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Bucharest-Henri Coanda International Airport (OTP/LROP)
Destination airport:Pescara-Liberi Airport (PSR/LIBP)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Ryanair flight FR5471, a Boeing 737-8AS, was struck by lightning on approach to Pescara Airport, Italy.
The aircraft resumed regular service on 27 November 2023.


Revision history:

27-Nov-2023 13:24 harro Added
27-Nov-2023 13:25 harro Updated [Other fatalities]

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