GoAir A320 at Ahmedabad on Aug 4th 2022, bird strike

Last Update: August 4, 2022 / 11:13:13 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 4, 2022

Classification
Incident

Airline
GoAir

Flight number
G8-911

Aircraft Registration
VT-GOR

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

A GoAir Airbus A320-200, registration VT-GOR performing flight G8-911 from Ahmedabad to Chandigarh (India), was climbing out of Ahmedabad's runway 05 when the aircraft was hit by a bird suspected to also have been ingested by the left hand engine (CFM56). The aircraft stopped the climb at FL140 and returned to Ahmedabad for a safe landing on runway 05 about 25 minutes after departure.

India's DGCA reported the aircraft was hit by a bird also suspected to have hit engine #1.

The aircraft is still on the ground in Ahmedabad about 10 hours after landing back.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 4, 2022

Classification
Incident

Airline
GoAir

Flight number
G8-911

Aircraft Registration
VT-GOR

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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