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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 225876
Last updated: 25 October 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-231
Owner/operator:Corendon Airlines, op by Global Aviation
Registration: ZS-GAL
MSN: 064
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Graz Airport (LOWG) -   Austria
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Graz-Thalerhof Airport (GRZ/LOWG)
Destination airport:Antalya Airport (AYT/LTAI)
Corendon Airlines flight XC3204 returned to land at Graz Airport (LOWG), Austria after suffering a bird strike.
A video of the departure shows a plume of smoke emitting from the no.1 engine about 35 seconds into the takeoff roll from runway 17C. The aircraft lifted off the runway and circled the field before making a safe landing back at Graz.




Photo of ZS-GAL courtesy

Frankfurt am Main (EDDF / FRA / FRF)
11 August 2019; (c) Günter Schütze

Revision history:

06-Jun-2019 11:44 harro Added

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