ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 86763
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Time:18:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic CRJ9 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Canadair CRJ-900
Registration: EI-DUK
MSN: 15104
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Genova -   Italy
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Genova - GOA - LIMJ
Destination airport:Catania - CTA - LICC
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The flight AZ-1717 was in the initial climb when the crew observed a flock of sea gulls almost immediately followed by bird impacts and indications that a bird had been ingested into an engine. The crew returned to Genoa for a safe landing.



Photo of EI-DUK courtesy

Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
21 August 2010; (c) Pertti Sipilš

Revision history:

23-Dec-2010 13:47 Certosino Added
20-Jul-2011 05:32 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description

The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2022 Flight Safety Foundation

701 N. Fairfax St., Ste. 250
Alexandria, Virginia 22314