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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 207247
Last updated: 2 September 2021
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Time:c. 17:25 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B744 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 747-430
Registration: D-ABTK
MSN: 29871/1293
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Tehran-Imam Khomeini International Airport (IKA/OIIE) -   Iran
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Frankfurt International Airport (FRA/EDDF)
Destination airport:Tehran-Imam Khomeini International Airport (IKA/OIIE)
Lufthansa flight LH600 suffered a bird strike while on approach to Tehran-Imam Khomeini International Airport, after a flight from Frankfurt, Germany.
Engine no.3 ingested one or more birds, causing the aircraft to be grounded for repairs. The aircraft was ferried back to Frankfurt on March 8 and re-entered service.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

15 May 2006 D-ABTK Lufthansa 0 Frankfurt International Airport (FRA) sub



Photo of D-ABTK courtesy

Enschede - Twenthe (EHTW / ENS)
7 March 2021; (c) Erik Sleutelberg

Revision history:

09-Mar-2018 08:01 harro Added

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