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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 179762
Last updated: 8 April 2020
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Date:17-SEP-2015
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A319 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A319-115CJ
Owner/operator:Czech Ministry of Defence
Registration: 3085
C/n / msn: 3085
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Václav Havel International Airport Prague (PRG/LKPR) -   Czech Republic
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:IATA: EVN, ICAO: UDYZ
Destination airport:IATA: PRG, ICAO: LKPR
Narrative:
A Czech Air Force Airbus A319 sustained damage while on approach to Prague-Ruzyne Airport, Czech Republic. The aircraft was descending through a height of 600 meters when it collided with an unknown object.
According to preliminary investigation by the police it was probably a swan. However, there was also suspicion of a collision with an unmanned aircraft.

Sources:

https://www.novinky.cz/domaci/380990-armadni-airbus-se-pri-pristani-ve-kbelich-srazil-s-labuti.html
http://www.pluska.sk/spravy/zo-zahranicia/dalsie-ceske-lietadlo-problemoch-zrazka-pocas-pristavania.html


Images:

Photo of 3085 courtesy AirHistory.net


Prague - Kbely (LKKB)
18 September 2015; (c) Alastair T. Gardiner

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Sep-2015 19:51 Hans Gruber Added
21-Sep-2015 19:55 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Narrative]
10-Jun-2019 17:55 Nepa Updated [Location, Operator]

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