KLM Cityhopper E190 at Amsterdam on Aug 25th 2018,lightning strike

Last Update: August 26, 2018 / 20:15:36 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 25, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
KL-1325

Destination
Aalesund, Norway

Aircraft Registration
PH-EXD

Aircraft Type
Embraer ERJ-190

ICAO Type Designator
E190

A KLM Cityhopper Embraer ERJ-190, registration PH-EXD performing flight KL-1325 from Amsterdam (Netherlands) to Aalesund (Norway), was climbing out of Amsterdam when the crew stopped the climb at about FL170 reporting they had received a lightning strike and needed to return to Amsterdam, no assistance was needed. The aircraft landed safely back on Amsterdam's runway 27 about 30 minutes after departure.

A replacement Embraer ERJ-190 registration PH-EZY reached Aalesund with a delay of 2 hours.

The occurrence aircraft returned to service after about 27 hours on the ground.

Metars:
EHAM 251425Z 29015KT 9999 VCSH FEW028 FEW032CB 16/10 Q1012 TEMPO 6000 SHRA=
EHAM 251355Z 30013KT 9999 FEW032CB 16/11 Q1011 TEMPO 6000 SHRA=
EHAM 251325Z 31014KT 9999 -SHRA FEW028 SCT032CB 15/10 Q1011 TEMPO 6000 SHRA=
EHAM 251255Z 31014KT 270V350 9999 FEW028CB SCT032 16/09 Q1011 TEMPO 6000 SHRA=
EHAM 251225Z 31016KT 270V340 9999 -SHRA FEW028CB SCT032 15/10 Q1010 TEMPO 6000 SHRA=
EHAM 251155Z 32012KT 280V350 9999 -SHRA FEW028CB SCT030 16/11 Q1010 TEMPO 6000 SHRA=
EHAM 251125Z 32015KT 290V360 9999 FEW028CB SCT030 16/09 Q1010 TEMPO 6000 SHRA=
EHAM 251055Z 32006KT 260V020 9999 FEW025CB 15/11 Q1010 TEMPO 6000 SHRA=
EHAM 251025Z 31005KT 270V360 6000 SHRA FEW025CB SCT028 15/11 Q1010 TEMPO 9999 NSW=
EHAM 250955Z 28012KT 9000 -SHRA FEW025CB SCT028 14/11 Q1009 TEMPO 6000 SHRA=
EHAM 250925Z 29014G24KT 250V320 9999 -SHRA FEW025CB SCT028 15/11 Q1009 TEMPO 6000 SHRA=
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 25, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
KL-1325

Destination
Aalesund, Norway

Aircraft Registration
PH-EXD

Aircraft Type
Embraer ERJ-190

ICAO Type Designator
E190

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