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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58519
Last updated: 23 December 2020
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Time:c. 05:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic A321 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A321-231
Registration: D-AISB
C/n / msn: 1080
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 140
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Istanbul -   Turkey
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:IST
Destination airport:FRA
Flight LH3345 suffered a bird strike in the nr.1 engine shortly after takeoff from Atatürk Airport, forcing the crew to shut the engine down. The flight returned to the airport for an emergency landing 12 minutes after takeoff.

Sources: (photos)


Photo of D-AISB courtesy

Cologne / Bonn (EDDK / CGN)
15 March 2018; (c) Ralf Winter

Revision history:

18-Jan-2009 11:13 Certosino Added
18-Jan-2009 11:18 harro Updated

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