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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 193431
Last updated: 15 October 2021
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Time:09:12 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8AS (WL)
Owner/operator:Enter Air
Registration: SP-ENP
MSN: 29923/576
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 193
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:near Warsaw -   Poland
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Warszawa-Frédéric Chopin Airport (WAW/EPWA)
Destination airport:Larnaca Airport (LCA/LCLK)
Enter Air flight E47913, a Boeing 737-800, returned to land after suffered a bird strike after departure from Warsaw's Frédéric Chopin Airport in Poland.
At 302 feet there was a collision with a bird. As a result of the collision the no.2 engine experienced severe vibrations, which subsequently decreased.
The crew worked the QRH checklists and entered a holding pattern at 6000 feet to burn fuel. A normal landing was made at 11:22 UTC.
It was found two fan blades were damaged. The aircraft was repaired and re-entered service on January 6, 2017.


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19 Apr 2009 C-FTCZ CanJet Airlines 0 Montego Bay-Sangster International Airport (MBJ) non


Photo of SP-ENP courtesy

Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
3 March 2017; (c) Pertti Sipilä

Revision history:

09-Feb-2017 14:43 harro Added

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