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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 230269
Last updated: 2 March 2020
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Time:15:05 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A333 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-343
Registration: SE-REH
C/n / msn: 1928
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:near Copenhagen -   Denmark
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:KÝbenhavn-Kastrup Airport (CPH/EKCH)
Destination airport:Chicago-O'Hare International Airport, IL (ORD/KORD)
SAS flight SK943, an Airbus A330-343, suffered a bird strike on departure from Copenhagen. According to a passenger on Twitter, the aircraft hit a flock of geese.
The flight climbed to FL320 and turned back forty minutes after takeoff. A safe landing was made back at Copenhagen at 16:40 UTC.


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28-Oct-2019 20:25 harro Added

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