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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 180077
Last updated: 14 September 2019
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Date:30-SEP-2015
Time:19:22
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-214 (WL)
Owner/operator:Vietjet Air
Registration: VN-A650
C/n / msn: 6457
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Hanoi-Noi Bai Airport (HAN) -   Vietnam
Phase: Approach
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Buon Ma Thuot Airport (BMV)
Destination airport:Hanoi-Noi Bai Airport (HAN)
Narrative:
A Vietjet Air Airbus A320, registration VN-A650, suffered a bird strike incident while on approach to Hanoi-Noi Bai Airport (HAN), Vietnam.
The aircraft, operating flight VJ496 from Buon Ma Thuot landed safely on runway 07R at 19:22 hours local time.

The aircraft's nose radome sustained substantial damage.

Sources:

http://www.thanhniennews.com/society/vietjet-plane-nose-damaged-after-bird-collision-lands-safely-51931.html
https://www.flightradar24.com//data/airplanes/vn-a650/#79172af


Revision history:

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02-Oct-2015 09:37 harro Added

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