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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 201496
Last updated: 12 March 2020
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Date:19-NOV-2017
Time:c. 14:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8BG (WL)
Owner/operator:Mango
Registration: ZS-SJH
C/n / msn: 32354/725
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Johannesburg-O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB/FAOR) -   South Africa
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Johannesburg-O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB/FAOR)
Destination airport:Cape Town International Airport (CPT/FACT)
Narrative:
Mango flight JE147 returned to land at Johannesburg-O.R. Tambo International Airport, South Africa, after suffering a bird strike.
The aircraft, a Boeing 737-800, departed about 14:45 LT and landed back at the airport about 15:10.
The no.1 engine air inlet cowling suffered a large dent and the smell of smoke was noted in the cabin after the event.

Sources:

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/zs-sjh#f9415e5
https://www.traveller24.com/News/Flights/watch-mango-planes-engine-damaged-in-bird-strike-after-or-tambo-take-off-20171119


Images:

Photo of ZS-SJH courtesy AirHistory.net


Cape Town - International (FACT / CPT)
May 2017; (c) Ian McDonell

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Nov-2017 15:49 harro Added
19-Nov-2017 15:52 harro Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
19-Nov-2017 19:50 Chieftain Updated [Narrative]
20-Nov-2017 10:36 ZS1TP Updated [Source]

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