Allegiant A320 at Fort Lauderdale on Oct 20th 2022, bird strike

Last Update: October 21, 2022 / 14:43:47 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Oct 20, 2022

Classification
Incident

Flight number
G4-531

Aircraft Registration
N216NV

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

An Allegiant Airbus A320-200, registration N216NV performing flight G4-531 from Fort Lauderdale,FL to Concord,NC (USA), was climbing out of Fort Lauderdale's runway 28R when a bird impacted the aircraft's nose. In the absence of abnormal indications the crew initially continued the flight climbing the aircraft to 17000 feet, but then stopped the climb and decided to divert to Orlando Sanford,FL (USA). The aircraft landed safely on Sanford's runway 27R about 40 minutes after departure.

The aircraft remained on the ground in Sanford for about 5.5 hours, then continued the flight and reached Concord with a delay of 5.5 hours.
Aircraft Registration Data
Registration mark
N216NV
Country of Registration
United States
Date of Registration
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Manufacturer
AIRBUS
Aircraft Model / Type
A320-214
Number of Seats
ICAO Aircraft Type
A320
Year of Manufacture
Serial Number
Aircraft Address / Mode S Code (HEX)
Engine Count
Engine Manufacturer
Engine Model
Engine Type
Pounds of Thrust
Main Owner
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Oct 20, 2022

Classification
Incident

Flight number
G4-531

Aircraft Registration
N216NV

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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