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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 248019
Last updated: 20 February 2021
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Time:17:17 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A319 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A319-111
Owner/operator:Rossiya - Russian Airlines
Registration: VQ-BAU
C/n / msn: 1851
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Category:Serious incident
Location:Ufa Airport (UFA/UWUU) -   Russia
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Ufa Airport (UFA/UWUU)
Destination airport:Saint Petersburg-Pulkovo Airport (LED/ULLI)
Rossiya flight SU6414, an Airbus A319-111, suffered a bird strike after takeoff from Ufa, at an altitude of 500 feet.
The captain decided to return to Ufa Airport. Fan blades of engine no.1 were found damaged, along with traces of bird remains.

Information bulletin of the state of flight safety of the North-West MTU of the Federal Air Transport Agency No. 10 (October 2020)

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

22 Jan 2021 VQ-BAU Rossiya - Russian Airlines 0 near Saint Petersburg-Pulkovo Airport (LED/ULLI) min


Photo of VQ-BAU courtesy

Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
2 June 2011; (c) Pertti Sipilš

Revision history:

20-Feb-2021 08:34 harro Added
20-Feb-2021 08:35 harro Updated [Location]

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