Delta MD90 at Atlanta on Mar 11th 2018, bird strike

Last Update: March 12, 2018 / 21:55:34 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 11, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-2042

Aircraft Registration
N929DN

ICAO Type Designator
MD90

A Delta Airlines McDonnell Douglas MD-90, registration N929DN performing flight DL-2042 from Atlanta,GA to Philadelphia,PA (USA), was in the initial climb out of Atlanta's runway 09L when the crew declard emergency reporting they were single engine, they had a bird strike on departure, the left hand engine (V2525) had failed. The crew stopped the climb at 6000 feet and returned the aircraft to Atlanta for a safe landing on runway 8L about 30 minutes after departure.

The FAA reported the aircraft sustained unknown damage.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 11, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-2042

Aircraft Registration
N929DN

ICAO Type Designator
MD90

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