KLM Cityhopper E175 at Amsterdam on Jun 5th 2018, bird strike

Last Update: June 5, 2018 / 21:51:00 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 5, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
KL-1887

Aircraft Registration
PH-EXH

Aircraft Type
Embraer ERJ-175

ICAO Type Designator
E175

A KLM Cityhopper Embraer ERJ-175, registration PH-EXH performing flight KL-1887 from Amsterdam (Netherlands) to Nuremberg (Germany), was in the initial climb out of Amsterdam's runway 09 when the crew reported they had received at least one bird strike, however, continued the climb. The aircraft was enroute at FL350 about 40nm north of Frankfurt/Main (Germany) when the crew decided to return to Amsterdam. The aircraft landed safely on Amsterdam's runway 06 about 70 minutes after departure.

A replacement Embraer ERJ-175 registration PH-EXN reached Nuremberg with a delay of 2:45 hours.

A passenger reported the crew announced, that they had received a number of bird strikes on departure, one of the birds had hit one of the pitot tubes.

The occurrence aircraft remained on the ground for about 4 hours, then resumed service.
Aircraft Registration Data
Registration mark
PH-EXH
Country of Registration
Netherlands
Date of Registration
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Airworthyness Category
Legal Basis
Manufacturer
EMBRAER S/A - Empresa Brasileira de Aeronautica
Aircraft Model / Type
ERJ 170-200 STD
ICAO Aircraft Type
E75L
Year of Manufacture
Serial Number
Aircraft Address / Mode S Code (HEX)
Maximum Take off Mass (MTOM) [kg]
Engine Count
Engine
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Engine Type
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 5, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
KL-1887

Aircraft Registration
PH-EXH

Aircraft Type
Embraer ERJ-175

ICAO Type Designator
E175

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