Ryanair B738 at Dusseldorf on Aug 16th 2022, bird strike

Last Update: August 18, 2022 / 09:13:33 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 16, 2022

Classification
Incident

Airline
Ryanair

Flight number
FR-7712

Destination
Fez, Morocco

Aircraft Registration
EI-DCX

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

A Ryanair Boeing 737-800, registration EI-DCX performing flight FR-7712 from Dusseldorf Weeze (Germany) to Fez (Morocco), was climbing out of Weeze's runway 27 when the crew stopped the climb at 5000 feet due to a problem with one of the engines (CFM56). The aircraft entered a hold for about an hour and returned to Weeze for a safe landing on runway 27 about 65 minutes after departure.

A resident described the aircraft as pretty loud and "brummy" (droning) as it went over the home.

The airline reported the aircraft received a "minor birdstrike".

A replacement Boeing 737-800 registration 9H-QED reached Fez with a delay of about 3.5 hours.
Aircraft Registration Data
Registration mark
EI-DCX
Country of Registration
Ireland
Date of Registration
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Manufacturer
THE BOEING COMPANY
Aircraft Model / Type
BOEING 737-8AS
ICAO Aircraft Type
B738
Year of Manufacture
Serial Number
Aircraft Address / Mode S Code (HEX)
Maximum Take off Mass (MTOM) [kg]
Engine Count
Engine
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Main Owner
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 16, 2022

Classification
Incident

Airline
Ryanair

Flight number
FR-7712

Destination
Fez, Morocco

Aircraft Registration
EI-DCX

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

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