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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 186974
Last updated: 27 October 2020
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Date:05-MAY-2016
Time:08:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-232 (WL)
Owner/operator:Vistara
Registration: VT-TTI
C/n / msn: 6785
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 57
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:40nm NW of Bhubaneswar -   India
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Delhi (DEL/VIDP)
Destination airport:Bhubaneswar Airport (BBI/VEBS)
Narrative:
On approach to Bhubaneswar, a bird impacted the nose of Vistara flight UK709 causing minor damage to the plane. The plane continued its landing onto runway 14. There were no injuries among the 50 passengers and 7 crew. The plane was operating the flight from Delhi.

Sources:

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/uk709#99d613d
http://www.india.com/news/india/vistara-flight-uk-709-from-delhi-to-bhubaneswar-suffers-bird-hit-all-passengers-safe-1161318/


Media:


Images:

Photo of VT-TTI courtesy AirHistory.net


Toulouse - Blagnac (LFBO / TLS)
9 October 2015; (c) T.Laurent


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-May-2016 09:38 AF5541 Added
06-May-2016 09:40 harro Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
06-May-2016 09:48 harro Updated [Location, Embed code, Photo, ]

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