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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 223613
Last updated: 21 October 2020
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Time:c. 21:25 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8AS (WL)
Registration: EI-GJC
C/n / msn: 44824/6824
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Murcia International Airport (RMU/LEMI) -   Spain
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Murcia International Airport (RMU/LEMI)
Destination airport:London-Stansted Airport (STN/EGSS)
Ryanair flight FR8027 diverted Alicante, Spain, after suffering engine problems after departure from Murcia Corvera International Airport, Spain.
The aircraft, a Boeing 737-800, departed Murcia at 21:20 LT, bound for London-Stansted. The flight crew stopped the climb at FL120 and initiated a diversion to Alicante, where a safe landing was carried out at 22:03 hours.
Local media report that the aircraft had struck birds shortly after departure.
The incident aircraft was still on the ground at Alicante 24 hours after the occurrence.


Revision history:

30-Mar-2019 18:31 harro Added
30-Mar-2019 18:32 harro Updated [Location]

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