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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 215972
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B788 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner
Owner/operator:Norwegian Air Shuttle
Registration: LN-LNB
MSN: 35305/112
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN/LEBL) -   Spain
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN/LEBL)
Destination airport:Newark-Liberty International Airport, NJ (EWR/KEWR)
Norwegian Air Shuttle flight DY7196 returned to land at Barcelona, Spain after reportedly suffering a bird strike after takeoff. The aircraft leveled at 10,000 ft turned around and dumped fuel over the Mediterranen Sea before landing back at Barcelona, 70 minutes after departure.


Observed from the ground and followed an Flightradar24.



Photo of LN-LNB courtesy

Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)
9 September 2020; (c) Ian Howat

Screenshot oct 2nd 19:26h.

Revision history:

03-Oct-2018 08:28 Berndsd Added
03-Oct-2018 08:31 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Embed code, Narrative]
03-Oct-2018 14:02 harro Updated [Cn, Embed code]

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