Pegasus A320 at Gulyali on Aug 16th 2017, bird strike

Last Update: August 16, 2017 / 22:40:08 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 16, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
PC-2862

Destination
Gulyali, Turkey

Aircraft Registration
TC-DCB

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

A Pegasus Airlines Airbus A320-200, registration TC-DCB performing flight PC-2862 from Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen to Gulyali (Turkey), was on final approach to Gulyali's runway 28 when a bird (unsuccessfully) insisted on the right of way and collided with the radome of the aircraft. The aircraft continued for a safe landing.

The aircraft was unable to depart for the return flight and is still on the ground about 5 hours after landing.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 16, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
PC-2862

Destination
Gulyali, Turkey

Aircraft Registration
TC-DCB

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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