SAA A319 at Johannesburg on Oct 30th 2019, bird strike

Last Update: October 30, 2019 / 21:21:54 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Oct 30, 2019

Classification
Incident

Flight number
SA-143

Aircraft Registration
ZS-SFK

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

A SAA South African Airways Airbus A319-100, registration ZS-SFK performing flight SA-143 from Maputo (Mozambique) to Johannesburg (South Africa), departed Maputo's runway 05 and landed on Johannesburg's runway 03R.

A post flight inspection revealed a bird had struck the underside of the nose radome causing damage to the radome. The aircraft is still on the ground in Johannesburg about 11 hours after landing.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Oct 30, 2019

Classification
Incident

Flight number
SA-143

Aircraft Registration
ZS-SFK

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

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