Bird strike Incident Airbus A320-214 AP-BLA, 12 Dec 2019
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Date:12-DEC-2019
Time:c. 12:10
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A320-214
Owner/operator:Pakistan International Airlines - PIA
Registration: AP-BLA
MSN: 3031
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Karachi-Jinnah International Airport (KHI) -   Pakistan
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Islamabad International Airport (ISB/OPRN)
Destination airport:Karachi-Jinnah International Airport (KHI/OPKC)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
On December 12, 2019, a Pakistan International Airlines Airbus A320, AP-BLA, was flying into Karachi. As
PIA flight PK301, an Airbus A320, suffered a bird strike to the right-hand wing while on approach to runway 07R at Karachi Airport, Pakistan.
Parts of the bird became lodged into the slats.

Sources:

https://historyofpia.com/forums/viewtopic.php?t=28385

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

8 Aug 2016 AP-BLA Pakistan International Airlines - PIA 0 Islamabad-Benazir Bhutto International Airport (ISB/OPRN) min
Runway excursion.

Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-May-2020 07:51 harro Added
23-May-2020 08:17 harro Updated [Destination airport, Embed code]

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