S7 A320 at Moscow on Sep 8th 2021, bird strike

Last Update: September 9, 2021 / 12:52:31 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Sep 8, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
S7-2169

Aircraft Registration
VP-BCZ

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

A S7 Sibir Airlines Airbus A320-200, registration VP-BCZ performing flight S7-2169 from Moscow Domodedovo to Mineralnye Vody (Russia), was climbing through 2200 feet out of Domodedovo's runway 32R when the crew reported a bird strike and vibrations of the right hand engine (CFM56). The crew stopped the climb at 5000 feet and returned to Domodedovo for a safe landing on runway 32L about 20 minutes after departure.

A replacement A320-200 registration VP-BCS reached Mineralnye Vody with a delay of 2:45 hours.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Moscow about 24 hours after landing back.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Sep 8, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
S7-2169

Aircraft Registration
VP-BCZ

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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