Gulf A20N at Karachi on Oct 5th 2019, rejected takeoff due to bird strike

Last Update: October 5, 2019 / 21:42:57 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Oct 5, 2019

Classification
Incident

Airline
Gulf Air

Flight number
GF-751

Destination
Bahrain, Bahrain

Aircraft Registration
A9C-TD

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320-200N

ICAO Type Designator
A20N

A Gulf Air Airbus A320-200N, registration A9C-TD performing flight GF-751 from Karachi (Pakistan) to Bahrain (Bahrain), was accelerating for takeoff from Karachi's runway 25L when the crew rejected takeoff at low speed due to a bird strike and vacated the runway about 1500 meters/5000 feet down the runway. The aircraft returned to the apron.

The aircraft was able to depart about 4 hours after the rejected takeoff and reached Bahrain with a delay of 3:40 hours.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Oct 5, 2019

Classification
Incident

Airline
Gulf Air

Flight number
GF-751

Destination
Bahrain, Bahrain

Aircraft Registration
A9C-TD

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320-200N

ICAO Type Designator
A20N

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