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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 201465
Last updated: 19 October 2021
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Date:05-NOV-2017
Time:12:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic B77W model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-31HER
Owner/operator:Emirates
Registration: A6-EPT
MSN: 42339/1436
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Zagreb Airport (ZAG/LDZA) -   Croatia
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Dubai Airport (DXB/OMDB)
Destination airport:Zagreb Airport (ZAG/LDZA)
Narrative:
Emirates flight EK129 suffered a bird strike while on approach to Zagreb Airport, Croatia. The left wing leading edge was punctured and dented as a result.
The aircraft was repaired and ferried back to Dubai on November 8, 2017.

Sources:

https://www.24sata.hr/news/udar-ptice-ostetio-krilo-aviona-na-letu-iz-dubaija-za-zagreb-547120
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/a6-ept#f6efe97


Images:

Photo of A6-EPT courtesy AirHistory.net


Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
25 August 2021; (c) Shaun Connor

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Nov-2017 18:37 Vojko Added
18-Nov-2017 18:52 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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