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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 237353
Last updated: 5 May 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A400 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A400M Atlas
Owner/operator:Royal Air Force
Registration: ZM409
MSN: 034
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:near Getafe Air Base -   Spain
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Madrid/Getafe Airport (LEGT)
Destination airport:Madrid/Getafe Airport (LEGT)
A Royal Air Force Airbus A400M Atlas suffered a bird strike during a flight out of Getafe Air Base, Spain.
The airplane sustained a large hole under the cockpit.



Photo of ZM409 courtesy

Brize Norton (EGVN / BZZ)
25 October 2017; (c) Chris Lofting

Revision history:

25-Jun-2020 17:30 Added
25-Jun-2020 17:32 harro Updated [Registration, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Jun-2020 09:04 gerard57 Updated [Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]

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