United A319 near La Grange on Jul 20th 2019, lightning strike

Last Update: July 22, 2019 / 21:18:33 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 20, 2019

Classification
Incident

Airline
United

Flight number
UA-1143

Aircraft Registration
N899UA

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

A United Airbus A319-100, registration N899UA performing flight UA-1143 from Miami,FL to Chicago O'Hare,IL (USA), was enroute at FL380 near La Grange,GA (USA) when the aircraft received a lightning strike. The aircraft continued to Chicago for a safe landing.

The FAA reported the aircraft received unknown damage when it received a lightning strike near La Grange,GA.

The aircraft remained on the ground in Chicago for about 28 hours before returning to service.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 20, 2019

Classification
Incident

Airline
United

Flight number
UA-1143

Aircraft Registration
N899UA

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

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