Easyjet A21N at Bristol on Jul 30th 2021, bird strike

Last Update: July 30, 2021 / 19:47:34 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 30, 2021

Classification
Incident

Airline
Easyjet

Flight number
U2-393

Aircraft Registration
G-UZMF

Aircraft Type
Airbus A321-Neo

ICAO Type Designator
A21N

An Easyjet Airbus A321-200N, registration G-UZMF performing flight U2-393 from Bristol,EN to Inverness,SC (UK), departed Bristol's runway 27 and was climbing out when the aircraft received a bird strike prompting the crew to stop the climb at 4000 feet and return to Bristol for a safe landing on runway 27 about 20 minutes after departure.

A replacement A321-200N registration G-UZMD reached Inverness with a delay of about 5 hours.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground about 6 hours after landing back.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 30, 2021

Classification
Incident

Airline
Easyjet

Flight number
U2-393

Aircraft Registration
G-UZMF

Aircraft Type
Airbus A321-Neo

ICAO Type Designator
A21N

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