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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 195671
Last updated: 1 December 2021
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Time:22:30 EDT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B788 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner
Owner/operator:Air Europa
Registration: EC-MOM
MSN: 36419/557
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 178
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Atlantic Ocean -   Atlantic Ocean
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Miami Int'l (KMIA)
Destination airport:Madrid-Barajas (MAD/LEMD)
An Air Europa Boeing 787-8, registration EC-MOM, operating as Flight AEA98 from Miami International Airport (KMIA) in Miami-Dade Florida to Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport (LEMD) in Madrid experienced a cracked windscreen subsequent to a lightning strike in cruise flight on Airway A699 over the Atlantic Ocean. The airplane returned to the point of departure with no reported injuries to the 178 occupants onboard.



Photo of EC-MOM courtesy

Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
4 November 2019; (c) Gerard Helmer

Revision history:

26-May-2017 05:39 Geno Added
26-May-2017 07:23 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Narrative, Photo, ]
26-May-2017 13:51 Anon. Updated [Narrative]

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