Bird strike Incident Airbus A320-251N PR-YRY, 31 Jul 2021
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Time:17:13 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A20N model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A320-251N
Owner/operator:Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras
Registration: PR-YRY
MSN: 8705
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Sinop Airport, MT (OPS/SBSI) -   Brazil
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Cuiabá-Marechal Rondon International Airport, MT (CGB/SBCY)
Destination airport:Sinop Airport, MT (OPS/SBSI)
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras flight AD4422, an Airbus A320neo, struck a large turkey vulture during landing on runway 03 at OPS. The nose of the aircraft was damaged.
The aircraft resumed service on 4 August 2021.



Revision history:

29-Sep-2021 13:57 harro Added
29-Sep-2021 13:59 harro Updated [Location, Destination airport]

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