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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 143818
Last updated: 22 April 2019
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Date:15-FEB-2012
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A319 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A319-111
Owner/operator:Iberia Líneas Aéreas de España
Registration: EC-KKS
C/n / msn: 3320
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Near Wien-Schwechat International Airport - LOWW -   Austria
Phase: Approach
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:LEMD
Destination airport:LOWW
Narrative:
An Airbus A319-111 (EC-KKS) was hit by a lightning during approach to Wien Schwechat International Airport - LOWW. The pilot of the aircraft on a flight from Madrid - LEMD landed safely at Wien. There was minor damage to the aircraft and the flight back to Madrid was cancelled.

No injuries were reported.

Sources:

http://www.austrianaviation.net/detail/iberia-flugzeug-nach-blitzeinschlag-aus-dem-betrieb/
http://www.airliners.net/photo/Iberia/Airbus-A319-111/2038031?sid=07a00037fc3a018f44f8e24be5bfe135_ (picture)


Images:

Photo of EC-KKS courtesy AirHistory.net


Dublin (EIDW / DUB)
9 April 2011; (c) Fergal Goodman

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Feb-2012 15:29 FLYINGBROTHER1 Added
17-Feb-2012 15:30 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Location, Damage]

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