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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 208788
Last updated: 7 November 2019
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Date:04-APR-2018
Time:c. 13:25
Type:Silhouette image of generic IL76 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ilyushin Il-76TD-90VD
Owner/operator:Silk Way Airlines
Registration: 4K-AZ100
C/n / msn: 2073421708
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:near Bratislava-M. R. Štefánik Airport (BTS/LZIB) -   Slovakia
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Bratislava-M. R. Štefánik Airport (BTS/LZIB)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Silk Way Airlines flight ZP4953 returned to land at Bratislava, Slovakia, after having suffered an engine failure as a result of a bird strike after takeoff.
The aircraft circled about three hours at 5100 feet to burn fuel, before it safely landed back at Bratislava Airport.

Sources:

JOJ Television; aktuality.sk
https://www.aktuality.sk/clanok/578277/lietadlo-sa-zrazilo-s-vtakom-kruzi-nad-zapadnym-slovenskom/
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/zp4953#10edc1d6


Images:

Photo of 4K-AZ100 courtesy AirHistory.net


Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
28 December 2017; (c) Pertti Sipilä


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Apr-2018 17:42 vik Added
04-Apr-2018 17:46 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
04-Apr-2018 17:47 harro Updated [Photo, ]
04-Apr-2018 21:04 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]

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