Lufthansa B744 at Tehran on Mar 5th 2018, bird strike

Last Update: March 8, 2018 / 20:56:16 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 5, 2018

Classification
Incident

Airline
Lufthansa

Flight number
LH-600

Aircraft Registration
D-ABTK

Aircraft Type
Boeing 747-400

ICAO Type Designator
B744

A Lufthansa Boeing 747-400, registration D-ABTK performing flight LH-600 from Frankfurt/Main (Germany) to Tehran Imam Khomeini (Iran), was on final approach to Tehran's runway 29R when the #2 engine (CF6, inboard left hand) ingested a bird. The aircraft continued for a safe landing.

The aircraft was unable to depart for the return flight LH-601 and remained on the ground for 70 hours until it positioned back to Frankfurt as flight LH-9921 on Mar 8th 2018.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 5, 2018

Classification
Incident

Airline
Lufthansa

Flight number
LH-600

Aircraft Registration
D-ABTK

Aircraft Type
Boeing 747-400

ICAO Type Designator
B744

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