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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 69816
Last updated: 12 October 2021
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Date:29-APR-2007
Time:09:15 UTC+1
Type:Silhouette image of generic B752 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 757-204
Owner/operator:Thomson Airways
Registration: G-BYAW
MSN: 27234/663
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 233
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Manchester Airport -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Manchester Airport (MAN/EGCC)
Destination airport:Lanzarote Airport (ACE/GCRR)
Narrative:
A Thomson Airways Boeing 757, G-BYAW, suffered a bird strike on takeoff. At least one bird was ingested in the no.2 engine.
The aircraft safely returned to Manchester.

Sources:

1. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/england/manchester/6606375.stm
2. https://www.liveleak.com/view?i=7ae_1183872776
3. http://aircrewbuzz.blogspot.co.uk/2007/04/thomson-fly-b757-double-bird-strike-at.html
4. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bird_strike#Incidents
5. https://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/picture-double-birdstrike-hits-boeing-757-213615/
6. https://www.pprune.org/rumours-news/273844-thomson-c-flight-shutdown.html

Media:


Images:

Photo of G-BYAW courtesy AirHistory.net


London - Luton (EGGW / LTN)
4 June 2019; (c) Streep

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2009 23:17 Ruthyruth Added
18-Mar-2012 09:32 Ugly xx Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
07-Dec-2014 19:01 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code]
22-Jul-2017 19:33 harro Updated [Location, Damage, Narrative]

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