Srilankan A333 near Colombo on Sep 18th 2021, both windshields shattered
Last Update: September 30, 2021 / 16:33:32 GMT/Zulu time
A replacement Airbus A330-300 registration 4R-ALQ reached Riyadh with a delay of about 3:15 hours.
Sri Lanka's Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) reported captain's and first officer's windshields shattered due to suspected hail storm while climbing through FL340. The aircraft returned to Colombo for an overweight landing. The occurrence was rated a serious incident and is being investigated by Sri Lanka's CAA.
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