Air Canada B763 at Geneva on Mar 10th 2013, bird strike

Last Update: March 12, 2013 / 00:12:54 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 10, 2013

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-830

Aircraft Registration
C-FMWV

Aircraft Type
Boeing 767-300

ICAO Type Designator
B763

An Air Canada Boeing 767-300, registration C-FMWV performing flight AC-830 (dep Mar 9th) from Montreal,QC (Canada) to Geneva (Switzerland), was on final approach to Geneva's runway 23 being cleared to land when the crew reported they hit a bird but continued for a safe landing on runway 23 and vacated the runway. The aircraft sustained a large dent to the nose dome.

The return flight AC-831 was cancelled.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 10, 2013

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-830

Aircraft Registration
C-FMWV

Aircraft Type
Boeing 767-300

ICAO Type Designator
B763

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