Bird strike Incident Airbus A320-271N D-AIEF, Saturday 23 October 2021
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Date:Saturday 23 October 2021
Time:c. 11:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic A20N model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A320-271N
Registration: D-AIEF
MSN: 10010
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney PW1127G-JM
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Heraklion-N. Kazantzakis Airport (HER/LGIR) -   Greece
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Frankfurt International Airport (FRA/EDDF)
Destination airport:Heraklion-N. Kazantzakis Airport (HER/LGIR)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A Lufthansa Airbus A321neo, D-AIEF, flight DLH1554, on approach to Heraklion Airport in Greece struck a bird. The radome was damaged.

Sources: (photo)

Revision history:

24-Oct-2021 06:54 Added
24-Oct-2021 06:55 harro Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Narrative]
24-Oct-2021 07:46 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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