Jetblue A321 at Los Angeles on Jan 31st 2019, lightning strike

Last Update: February 1, 2019 / 20:17:35 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 31, 2019

Classification
Incident

Airline
Jetblue

Flight number
B6-324

Aircraft Registration
N946JL

Aircraft Type
Airbus A321

ICAO Type Designator
A321

A Jetblue Airbus A321-200, registration N946JL performing flight B6-324 from Los Angeles,CA to New York JFK,NY (USA) with 153 passengers and 6 crew, was climbing out of Los Angeles' runway 06L when the aircraft was struck by lightning. The crew stopped the climb at 10000 feet MSL and returned to Los Angeles for a safe overweight landing on runway 07R about 25 minutes after departure.

The FAA reported the aircraft sustained unknown damage when it received a lightning strike after departure.

A replacement A321-200 registration N942JB reached New York with a delay of 4:20 hours.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Los Angeles about 25 hours after landing back.
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A321
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 31, 2019

Classification
Incident

Airline
Jetblue

Flight number
B6-324

Aircraft Registration
N946JL

Aircraft Type
Airbus A321

ICAO Type Designator
A321

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