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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 59043
Last updated: 16 March 2020
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Date:25-MAR-2009
Time:9:50 pm loca
Type:Silhouette image of generic A321 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A321-232
Owner/operator:Aegean Airlines
Registration: SX-DVO
C/n / msn: 3462
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Larnaca -   Cyprus
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Larnaca - LCA
Destination airport:Athens - ATH
Narrative:
The flight A3-907 struck multiple birds while climbing out of Larnaca. Four birds were ingested into the right engine, which needed to be shut down. The crew returned to Larnaca, where the airplane landed safely a few minutes after liftoff.

Sources:

http://avherald.com/h?article=41714798&opt=0


Images:

Photo of SX-DVO courtesy AirHistory.net


Düsseldorf - International (EDDL / DUS)
28 August 2008; (c) Georg Noack

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Mar-2009 12:06 Certosino Added

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