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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 253746
Last updated: 20 October 2021
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Date:17-APR-2021
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A319 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A319-111
Owner/operator:Rossiya Airlines
Registration: VP-BNJ
MSN: 2241
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:near Saint Petersburg-Pulkovo Airport (LED/ULLI) ? -   Russia
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Adler/Sochi Airport (AER/URSS)
Destination airport:Saint Petersburg-Pulkovo Airport (LED/ULLI)
Narrative:
Rossiya Airlines flight 6562, an Airbus A319-111, sustained damage due to a bird strike.
A taxiway light cover was cracked and there were two holes in a flap fairing.
The aircraft resumed service on April 21, 2021.

Sources:

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/vp-bnj#276e63e1


Images:

Photo of VP-BNJ courtesy AirHistory.net


Saint Petersburg - Pulkovo (ULLI / LED)
22 August 2018; (c) Felix Goetting

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Apr-2021 11:06 harro Added
21-Apr-2021 11:07 harro Updated [Time, Cn, Location, Narrative]

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