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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 259900
Last updated: 14 September 2021
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Date:21-MAR-2021
Time:15:03 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B737 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-7EH (WL)
Owner/operator:Gol Transportes Aéreos
Registration: PR-GEA
MSN: 37595/3026
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:near São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport, SP (GRU/SBGR) -   Brazil
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Belo Horizonte-Tancredo Neves International Airport, MG (CNF/SBCF)
Destination airport:São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport, SP (GRU/SBGR)
Narrative:
Gol flight G31443, a Boeing 737-700, suffered a bird strike while on approach to runway 09R at São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport. The aircraft landed safely. A post-flight inspection revealed damage to the tail.
The incident aircraft resumed service on 24 March 2021.

Sources:

CENIPA
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/pr-gea#2725eee8


Images:

Photo of PR-GEA courtesy AirHistory.net


Rio de Janeiro - Santos Dumont (SBRJ / SDU)
13 November 2013; (c) LRS747

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-May-2021 11:55 harro Added
13-May-2021 11:55 harro Updated [Date]

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