Biman B789 at Dhaka and Sylhet on Mar 7th 2022, bird strike

Last Update: March 7, 2022 / 20:23:44 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 7, 2022

Classification
Incident

Flight number
BG-201

Aircraft Registration
S2-AJX

ICAO Type Designator
B789

A Biman Bangladesh Boeing 787-9, registration S2-AJX performing flight BG-201 from Dhaka to Sylhet (Bangladesh), departed Dhaka's runway 14, climbed to FL150 and landed on Sylhet's runway 11 about 20 minutes after departure from Dhaka.

A post flight inspection revealed one of the engines (GEnx) was damaged by a bird strike, the aircraft was unable to continue the next leg to London,EN (UK).

A replacement Boeing 787-8 was flown to Sylhet arriving in Sylhet about 13 hours after the landing of S2-AJX, resumed the flight the following day and reached London with a delay of about 31 hours.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 7, 2022

Classification
Incident

Flight number
BG-201

Aircraft Registration
S2-AJX

ICAO Type Designator
B789

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