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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58462
Last updated: 16 May 2019
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Date:10-JAN-2009
Time:11:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A319 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A319-112
Owner/operator:Alitalia
Registration: I-BIMC
C/n / msn: 2057
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Firenze -   Italy
Phase: Take off
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:FLR
Destination airport:FCO
Narrative:
The flight AZ1678 struck two black-bellied plovers while rotating for takeoff. As the crew noticed no abnormal indications, the crew decided to continue to destination however at low level. The airplane landed safely in Rome after cruising at FL130.

Sources:

http://avherald.com/h?article=4133319f&opt=0


Images:

Photo of I-BIMC courtesy AirHistory.net


Berlin - Tegel (EDDT / TXL)
4 September 2006; (c) Mick Bajcar

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Jan-2009 10:19 Certosino Added

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