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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 244572
Last updated: 26 November 2020
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Date:01-NOV-2020
Time:16:53 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-214
Owner/operator:Aer Lingus
Registration: EI-DVJ
C/n / msn: 3857
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Dublin Airport (DUB/EIDW) -   Ireland
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Dublin Airport (DUB/EIDW)
Destination airport:Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport (AMS/EHAM)
Narrative:
Aer Lingus flight EI610 suffered a bird strike on departure from runway 28L at Dublin Airport, Ireland.
The flight made a Pan Pan-call to the tower controller, stating they were leveling at 3000 feet and requested to turn back to Dublin. After contacting Dublin Approach the flight reported they hit several birds on takeoff on the nose and engine, causing increased vibration in engine no.2.

A safe landing was carried out 18 minutes after takeoff.

Sources:

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/ei-dvj#25ed44c2
http://archive-server.liveatc.net/eidw/EIDW3-Twr-118600-Nov-01-2020-1630Z.mp3

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

3 Oct 2015 EI-DVJ Aer Lingus 0 near Dublin Airport (DUB/EIDW) non


Images:

Photo of EI-DVJ courtesy AirHistory.net


London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
16 July 2014; (c) Mick Bajcar


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Nov-2020 17:51 harro Added
01-Nov-2020 17:52 harro Updated [Location, Narrative]
01-Nov-2020 17:54 harro Updated [Photo]

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