Bird strike Incident Boeing 747-83QF VQ-BVB, 29 Jan 2022
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Time:23:27 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B748 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 747-83QF
Owner/operator:Silkway West Airlines
Registration: VQ-BVB
MSN: 44444/1493
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Tokyo/Narita International Airport (NRT/RJAA) -   Japan
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Tokyo/Narita International Airport (NRT/RJAA), Japan
Destination airport:Baku/Heydar Aliyev International Airport (GYD/UBBB), Azerbaijan
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
33 dead bodies of duck were found near the runway 34L of Tokyo/Narita at 09:40 LT of 30th January. The runway was closed for 20 minutes.
A Boeing 747-8F of Silkway West Airlines operated as AZG/7L904 from Tokyo/Narita, Japan to Baku Heydar Aliyev, Azerbaijan suffered some vibration and smell in the cockpit just after takeoff at 23:27 LT of the previous day. But the flight continued to the destination without any report to ATC about the occurrence, since no anomalies were found by the inflight check. The Boeing experienced no further problem, and carried out a safe landing at Baku. After landing inspection, many traces of bird strike and damage to the plane were located.


Revision history:

03-Feb-2022 11:55 isamuel Added
11-Feb-2022 07:53 aaronwk Updated [Operator, Narrative]

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