AeroInside Weekly Aviation Safety Review Week 50 / 13.12.2021

Last Update: December 20, 2021 / 08:00:06 GMT/Zulu time

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Looking back at calendar week number 50 which started on 13.12.2021, AeroInside published a whole slew of new articles.

All in all, 10 new articles have been published during last week. Additionally, 9 incidents have been observed with our focus on commercial jet aviation.

Incidents (9)

Edelweiss A320 at Zurich on Dec 18th 2021, rejected takeoff due to bird strike
An Edelweiss Airbus A320-200, registration HB-IHY performing flight WK-224 from Zurich (Switzerland) to Santiago de Compostela,SP (Spain), was…

Piedmont E145 at Charlotte on Dec 18th 2021, crack in windshield
A Piedmont Embraer ERJ-145 on behalf of American Airlines, registration N651AE performing flight AA-6165 from Charlotte,NC to Mobile,AL (USA), was…

KLM A332 at Entebbe on Dec 18th 2021, engine shut down in flight
A KLM Airbus A330-200, registration PH-AOE performing flight KL-535 (sched. dep Dec 17th, act. dep Dec 18th) from Entebbe (Uganda) to Amsterdam…

PIA B772 near Karachi on Dec 17th 2021, cracked cockpit window
A PIA Pakistan International Airlines Boeing 777-200, registration AP-BHX performing flight PK-9753 from Islamabad (Pakistan) to Riyadh (Saudi…

Pegas E190 at St. Petersburg on Dec 16th 2021, cabin pressure problems
An Pegasfly (former Ikar) Embraer ERJ-190, registration VP-BZG performing flight E0-215 from St. Petersburg to Nizhny Novgorod (Russia), was climbing…

Lufthansa A20N at Hamburg on Dec 15th 2021, nose gear did not retract
A Lufthansa Airbus A320-200N, registration D-AIJD performing flight LH-7 from Hamburg to Frankfurt/Main (Germany), was in the climb out of Hamburg's…

Binter E295 near Lanzarote on Dec 14th 2021, cargo smoke indication
A Binter Canaria Embraer ERJ-195-E2, registration EC-NFA performing flight NT-9301 from Turin (Italy) to Las Palmas,CI (Spain), was enroute at FL290…

Vistara A320 at Delhi on Dec 14th 2021, bird strike
A Vistara Airbus A320-200, registration VT-TTK performing flight UK-641 from Delhi to Lucknow (India) with 148 people on board, was climbing through…

SriLankan A21N at Chennai on Dec 14th 2021, burning smell on board
A SriLankan Airlines Airbus A321-200N, registration 4R-AND performing flight 4L-122 from Chennai (India) to Colombo (Sri Lanka), departed Chennai's…

The following airlines have been covered in aviation incidents during last week: Aeroflot, Binter Canaria, Edelweiss Air, KLM, Lufthansa, PIA Pakistan International Airlines, Pegasfly (former Ikar), Piedmont Airlines, Srilankan Airlines, Vistara Airlines

Flight numbers
Flight numbers linked to aviation incidents during last week: 4L-122, AA-6165, E0-215, KL-535, LH-7, NT-9301, PK-9753, SU-158, UK-641, WK-224

Aircraft types
The following aircraft types have been covered in one or more articles during last week: Airbus A320, Airbus A320-200N, Airbus A321-Neo, Airbus A330-200, Airbus A350-900, Boeing 777-200, Embraer ERJ-145, Embraer ERJ-190, Embraer ERJ-195-E2

The following causes have been reported: bird strike, cabin pressure problems, cargo smoke indication, engine shut down in flight, rejected takeoff due to bird strike

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