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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 212367
Last updated: 21 February 2020
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Time:c. 16:22 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT72 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
ATR 72-600 (72-212A)
Owner/operator:Air Nostrum/Iberia Regional
Registration: EC-LRH
C/n / msn: 999
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Madrid-Barajas Adolfo Suárez Airport (MAD/LEMD) -   Spain
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Madrid-Barajas Adolfo Suárez Airport (MAD/LEMD)
Destination airport:Almeria Airport (LEI/LEAM)
Flight IB8592 returned to land at Madrid-Barajas Adolfo Suárez Airport, Spain, after suffering a bird strike. On of the propellers of the ATR 72-600 impacted the bird. A safe landing was made, 24 minutes after departure.
The aircraft was inspected and re-entered service five hours later.



Photo of EC-LRH courtesy

Málaga (LEMG / AGP)
22 August 2014; (c) Derek Gaynor

Revision history:

20-Jun-2018 10:12 harro Added
20-Jun-2018 10:41 harro Updated [Narrative]

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