Budapest E120 at Pori on Nov 9th 2020, flock of birds

Last Update: November 11, 2020 / 14:11:23 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Nov 9, 2020

Classification
Incident

Flight number
W2-5690

Departure
Pori, Finland

Aircraft Registration
HA-FAN

ICAO Type Designator
E120

A Budapest Air Service Embraer EMB-120 on behalf of FlexFlight, registration HA-FAN performing flight W2-5690 from Pori to Helsinki (Finland), was climbing out of Pori when the crew stopped the climb at FL170 reporting the aircraft had flown through a flock of birds and had received a number of bird strikes. The aircraft returned to Pori for a safe landing about 30 minutes after departure.

The aircraft remained on the ground for about 7.5 hours, then departed as flight W2-5694 and reached Helsinki with a delay of about 8 hours.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Nov 9, 2020

Classification
Incident

Flight number
W2-5690

Departure
Pori, Finland

Aircraft Registration
HA-FAN

ICAO Type Designator
E120

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