Avianca B788 at Madrid on Jul 7th 2024, cracked windshield

Last Update: July 9, 2024 / 14:59:03 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 7, 2024

Classification
Incident

Airline
Avianca

Flight number
AV-17

Departure
Madrid, Spain

Aircraft Registration
N785AV

ICAO Type Designator
B788

An Avianca Boeing 787-8, registration N785AV performing flight AV-17 from Madrid,SP (Spain) to Medellin (Colombia), was climbing through FL270 when the captain's windshield cracked prompting the crew to return to Madrid, where the aircraft landed on runway 18R without further incident about 80 minutes after departure.

The flight was cancelled.

The aircraft is still on the ground about 46 hours after landing back.
Aircraft Registration Data
Registration mark
N785AV
Country of Registration
United States
Date of Registration
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Manufacturer
BOEING
Aircraft Model / Type
787-8
Number of Seats
ICAO Aircraft Type
B788
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
Jul 7, 2024

Classification
Incident

Airline
Avianca

Flight number
AV-17

Departure
Madrid, Spain

Aircraft Registration
N785AV

ICAO Type Designator
B788

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