Bird strike Incident Airbus A320-251N 4R-ANA, 15 Sep 2019
ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 276526
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Time:c. 03:00 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A20N model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A320-251N
Owner/operator:SriLankan Airlines
Registration: 4R-ANA
MSN: 7486
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 146
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:near Tiruchirappalli International Airport -   India
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Colombo-Bandaranaike International Airport (CMB/VCBI)
Destination airport:Tiruchirappalli-Civil Airport (TRZ/VOTR)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A bird got ingested into the right engine of flight UL13 while approaching the runway at Tiruchirappalli International Airport. The aircraft continued the approach and landed safely.


Revision history:

15-Mar-2022 07:44 Prometheus Added
15-Mar-2022 07:44 harro Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description

The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF on social media FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2023 Flight Safety Foundation

1920 Ballenger Av, 4th Fl.
Alexandria, Virginia 22314