Serene B738 at Islamabad on Dec 24th 2020, cracking bird strike

Last Update: December 24, 2020 / 17:24:45 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 24, 2020

Classification
Incident

Airline
Serene Air

Flight number
ER-500

Aircraft Registration
AP-BNC

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

A Serene Air Boeing 737-800, registration AP-BNC performing flight ER-500 from Karachi to Islamabad (Pakistan), was on final approach to new Islamabad Airport's runway 28L when a bird impacted and cracked the right hand windshield of the cockpit. The crew continued for a safe landing on runway 28L and taxied the aircraft to the apron.

The aircraft is still on the ground in Islamabad about 10 hours after landing.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 24, 2020

Classification
Incident

Airline
Serene Air

Flight number
ER-500

Aircraft Registration
AP-BNC

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

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