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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 184276
Last updated: 26 November 2019
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Date:07-FEB-2016
Time:06:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic A319 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A319-112
Owner/operator:Brussels Airlines
Registration: OO-SSC
C/n / msn: 1086
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 140
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Brussel-Zaventem Airport (BRU/EBBR) -   Belgium
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:International Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Brussel-Zaventem Airport (BRU/EBBR)
Destination airport:Marrakech Airport (RAK/GMMX)
Narrative:
An Airbus A319-112, OO-SSC, operating flight HQ816 to Marrakech, Morocco, returned to land at Brussels Airport, Belgium following a birdstrike.
The aircraft took off from runway 25R at 06:20 local time and initially climbed to an altitude of 7000 feet. A holding pattern was flown at 6000 feet to the east of Brussels. A safe landing was performed on runway 25R at 07:20 hours.
A spokesman of Brussels Airlines reported that the bird was ingested by one of the engines.

The flight was operated by Brussels Airlines on behalf of Thomas Cook Airlines Belgium.

Sources:

http://www.hln.be/hln/nl/957/Binnenland/article/detail/2609354/2016/02/07/Vlucht-Thomas-Cook-richting-Marrakech-keert-terug-naar-Zaventem-na-vogelinslag.dhtml
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/oo-ssc/


Images:

Photo of OO-SSC courtesy AirHistory.net


Edinburgh (EGPH / EDI)
23 June 2019; (c) David Unsworth


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Feb-2016 10:29 Chieftain Added
07-Feb-2016 10:32 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Photo, ]
07-Feb-2016 10:36 harro Updated [Time, Narrative]

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