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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 213871
Last updated: 12 September 2019
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Time:13:46 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B739 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-94XER (WL)
Owner/operator:Ukraine International Airlines
Registration: UR-PSL
C/n / msn: 36087
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Lviv Airport (LWO) -   Ukraine
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Lviv Airport (LWO)
Destination airport:Sharm el-Sheikh Airport (SSH)
Ukraine International Airlines flight PS5265 from Lviv, Ukraine, to Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, diverted to Kiev after suffering a bird strike on departure.
The aircraft, a Boeing 737-900ER, departed Lviv at 13:46 UTC and landed safely at Kiev-Boryspil International Airport at 16:59 UTC after holding in the area for just over two hours to burn fuel.



Photo of UR-PSL courtesy

Antalya (LTAI / AYT)
26 August 2013; (c) Danny Grew

Revision history:

31-Jul-2018 10:21 harro Added

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