Frontier A320 at Trenton on Nov 23rd 2021, bird strikes
Last Update: November 27, 2021 / 16:31:23 GMT/Zulu time
The FAA reported: "AIRCRAFT STRUCK MULTIPLE BIRDS AND POST FLIGHT INSPECTION REVEALED A HOLE IN THE FUSELAGE, TRENTON, NJ.", the damage was unknown and the occurrence rated an incident.
The following day the FAA reported the damage was substantial and the occurrence is now rated an accident.
The aircraft remained on the ground in Trenton for about 70 hours before returning to service.
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