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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 69420
Last updated: 10 October 2021
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Time:c. 10:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic B752 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 757-200ER
Owner/operator:Ethiopian Airlines
Registration: ET-A??
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Addis Ababa -   Ethiopia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Addis Ababa - ADD
Destination airport:Roma Fiumicino - FCO
The flight ET-700 rejected takeoff after the left engine ingested a bird. The airplane slowed safely and returned to the apron.
Since last july the local press remarked that "the collision of birds with aircraft, bird-strike accidents, during takeoffs near airports is becoming a grave concern for Ethiopian aviation authorities".


Revision history:

25-Oct-2009 12:12 Certosino Added
02-Nov-2013 15:00 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Narrative]

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