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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 143818
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A319 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A319-111
Owner/operator:Iberia Líneas Aéreas de España
Registration: EC-KKS
MSN: 3320
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Near Wien-Schwechat International Airport - LOWW -   Austria
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:LEMD
Destination airport:LOWW
An Airbus A319-111 (EC-KKS) was hit by a lightning during approach to Wien Schwechat International Airport - LOWW. The pilot of the aircraft on a flight from Madrid - LEMD landed safely at Wien. There was minor damage to the aircraft and the flight back to Madrid was cancelled.

No injuries were reported.

Sources: (picture)


Photo of EC-KKS courtesy

London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
18 January 2020; (c) Mick Bajcar

Revision history:

17-Feb-2012 15:29 Alpine Flight Added
17-Feb-2012 15:30 Alpine Flight Updated [Location, Damage]

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