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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 248787
Last updated: 14 March 2021
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Date:11-MAR-2021
Time:c. 16:30 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic E295 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer E195-E2
Owner/operator:KLM Cityhopper
Registration: PH-NXA
C/n / msn: 19020045
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:near Berlin Brandenburg-Willy Brandt Airport (BER) -   Germany
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport (AMS/EHAM)
Destination airport:Berlin Brandenburg-Willy Brandt Airport (BER/EDDB)
Narrative:
KLM flight KL1831, a Embraer E195-E2, was hit by lightning on approach to Berlin Brandenburg-Willy Brandt Airport (BER).
The aircraft landed safely at 17:02 UTC, but the return leg to Amsterdam was cancelled. PH-NXA was ferried to Amsterdam on March 13.

Weather reported about the incident time (1630Z):
EDDB 111620Z 20016KT 9999 SCT028CB 11/06 Q0993 TEMPO 20030G40KT TSRA BKN020CB
EDDB 111720Z 26009KT 9999 FEW025CB 08/05 Q0994 TEMPO 26015G25KT

Sources:

https://www.luchtvaartnieuws.nl/user?premium=true&from=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.luchtvaartnieuws.nl%2Fnieuws%2Fcategorie%2F2%2Fairlines%2Fpech-voor-klm-eerste-e2-gestrand-door-turbulentie-en-blikseminslag
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/ph-nxa#270d9704
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/KLM1831/history/20210311/1535Z/EHAM/EDDB


Images:

Photo of PH-NXA courtesy AirHistory.net


Tenerife Sur - Reina Sofia (GCTS / TFS)
25 February 2021; (c) Nano Rodríguez

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Mar-2021 10:06 harro Added
14-Mar-2021 10:32 harro Updated [Date, Location, Source, Narrative]
14-Mar-2021 10:35 harro Updated [Operator]
14-Mar-2021 10:37 harro Updated [Time]

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