Vistara A20N at Patna on Jan 23rd 2021, bird strike

Last Update: January 24, 2021 / 14:56:09 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 23, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
UK-717

Destination
Patna, India

Aircraft Registration
VT-TNW

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320-200N

ICAO Type Designator
A20N

A Vistara Airbus A320-200N, registration VT-TNW performing flight UK-717 from Bangalore to Patna (India) with 65 passengers and 7 crew, landed on Patna's runway 25 when during touchdown a bird collided with the aircraft. The aircraft rolled out without further incident and taxied to the apron.

The airline reported the aircraft received minor damage to an engine (LEAP) as result of the bird strike on landing.

The occurrence aircraft was able to depart for the return flight after about 8 hours after landing.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 23, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
UK-717

Destination
Patna, India

Aircraft Registration
VT-TNW

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320-200N

ICAO Type Designator
A20N

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