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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 273607
Last updated: 22 January 2022
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Date:01-JAN-2022
Time:18:00 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A20N model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-271N
Owner/operator:Vueling Airlines
Registration: EC-NAY
MSN: 8601
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:near Barcelona Airport -   Spain
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Barcelona-El Prat Josep Tarradellas Airport (BCN/LEBL)
Destination airport:Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport (AMS/EHAM)
Narrative:
Vueling Airlines flight VY8306, an Airbus A320neo, reportedly suffered a bird strike after takeoff from Barcelona Airport, Spain.
The flight crew stopped the climb at 4650 feet and turned back to Barcelona Airport, where it landed safely 17 minutes after departure.

Sources:

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/ec-nay#2a5d7e78
https://twitter.com/Hello_5500/status/1477338747054313480


Images:

Photo of EC-NAY courtesy AirHistory.net


Tenerife Norte - Los Rodeos (GCXO / TFN)
8 January 2022; (c) Manuel EstevezR

Revision history:

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01-Jan-2022 19:53 harro Added

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