Vietnam A321 at Ho Chi Minh City on May 19th 2024, bird strike

Last Update: May 23, 2024 / 13:40:59 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 19, 2024

Classification
Incident

Flight number
VN-1269

Aircraft Registration
VN-A615

Aircraft Type
Airbus A321

ICAO Type Designator
A321

A Vietnam Airlines Airbus A321-200, registration VN-A615 performing flight VN-1269 from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh (Vietnam), was descending towards Ho Chi Minh City when a bird impacted the captain's windshield causing it to crack. The aircraft continued for a safe landing on runway 25R.

The aircraft returned to service about 19 hours after landing.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 19, 2024

Classification
Incident

Flight number
VN-1269

Aircraft Registration
VN-A615

Aircraft Type
Airbus A321

ICAO Type Designator
A321

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