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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232170
Last updated: 14 October 2021
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Time:14:41 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-214 (WL)
Registration: VP-BFH
MSN: 7653
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Moskva-Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO/UUEE) -   Russia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport (TSE/UACC)
Destination airport:Moskva-Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO/UUEE)
Aeroflot flight SU1963, an Airbus A320, suffered a bird strike on final approach to Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport, Russia. The landing was normal but the no.2 thrust reverser indicated a fault as it was deployed.
Damage was found to the left-hand wing.



Photo of VP-BFH courtesy

Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
11 December 2017; (c) Pertti Sipilš

Revision history:

17-Jan-2020 07:58 harro Added

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