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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 200074
Last updated: 28 March 2020
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Date:01-OCT-2017
Time:06:55 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8AL (WL)
Owner/operator:Jet Airways
Registration: VT-JFH
C/n / msn: 39058/4462
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:near Chandigarh Airport (IXC/VICG) -   India
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Chandigarh Airport (IXC/VICG)
Destination airport:Mumbai-Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (BOM/VABB)
Narrative:
Jet Airways flight 9W469 suffered a bird strike on departure from Chandigarh Airport in India. The aircraft held over the field until about 07:17 UTC, when the crew decided to divert to Delhi. The Boeing 737-800 proceeded to Delhi at FL130 and landed safely at 08:45 UTC.
According to the airline, 'engine fan blades were found to be damaged'.

Sources:

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/jets-chandigarh-mumbai-flight-makes-emergency-landing-after-suffering-a-bird-hit/articleshow/60903051.cmsutm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter


Revision history:

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01-Oct-2017 16:11 harro Added

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