Sial A320 at Islamabad on Feb 24th 2021, bird strike

Last Update: February 25, 2021 / 19:42:33 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 24, 2021

Classification
Incident

Airline
AirSial

Flight number
PF-125

Aircraft Registration
AP-BOB

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

An AirSial Airbus A320-200, registration AP-BOB performing flight PF-125 from Karachi to Islamabad (Pakistan), was on approach to Islamabad's runway 28L when a bird impacted the right hand wing of the aircraft. The aircraft continued for a safe landing on runway 28L.

A post flight inspection revealed the bird had punctured a flap at the right hand wing section. The aircraft was unable to continue service. The next sectors had to be cancelled.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Islamabad 28 hours after landing.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 24, 2021

Classification
Incident

Airline
AirSial

Flight number
PF-125

Aircraft Registration
AP-BOB

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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