PIA A320 at Karachi on Dec 12th 2019, bird strike

Last Update: December 13, 2019 / 00:37:42 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 12, 2019

Classification
Incident

Flight number
PK-301

Aircraft Registration
AP-BLA

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

A PIA Pakistan International Airlines, registration AP-BLA performing flight PK-301 from Islamabad to Karachi (Pakistan), was on approach to Karachi's runway 07R when a bird impacted the right hand wing and embedded itself in the slats. The aircraft continued for a safe landing on runway 07R.

The aircraft returned to service after about 5 hours on the ground.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 12, 2019

Classification
Incident

Flight number
PK-301

Aircraft Registration
AP-BLA

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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