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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 269325
Last updated: 25 January 2022
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Date:02-NOV-2021
Time:15:46 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8AS (WL)
Owner/operator:Ryanair
Registration: EI-DLK
MSN: 33592/1904
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Genoa-Cristoforo Colombo Airport (GOA/LIMJ) -   Italy
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Bruxelles-Sud Charleroi Airport (CRL/EBCI)
Destination airport:Genoa-Cristoforo Colombo Airport (GOA/LIMJ)
Narrative:
Ryanair flight FR6637, a Boeing 737-8AS, reportedly suffered a bird strike on landing at Genoa, Italy. The aircraft operated Ryanair's inaugural Brussels - Genoa flight. The incident aircraft, EI-DLK, was grounded and a replacement aircraft carried out the return leg.

Sources:

https://italiavola.com/2021/11/03/ryanair-bird-strike-al-primo-volo-charleroi-genova/
https://twitter.com/Broadway42nd/status/1455621072414461953
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/ei-dlk#29b8d07f


Images:

Photo of EI-DLK courtesy AirHistory.net


Dublin (EIDW / DUB)
25 May 2018; (c) Matthew McGrath

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Nov-2021 08:39 harro Added
03-Nov-2021 08:39 harro Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
03-Nov-2021 08:41 harro Updated [Source]

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