Gol B738 at Sao Luiz on Dec 21st 2013, bird strike

Last Update: December 21, 2013 / 20:13:05 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 21, 2013

Classification
Incident

Departure
Belem, Brazil

Destination
Sao Luiz, Brazil

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

A Gol Linhas Aereas Boeing 737-800, flight G3-1255 from Belem,PA to Sao Luiz,MA (Brazil), ingested a bird into one of its engines while on approach to Sao Luiz. The aircraft continued for a safe landing.

The remaining sectors of the flight to Fortaleza,CE, Natal,RN and Salvador,BA (Brazil) were cancelled.

The airline confirmed a bird was ingested into one of the engines upon arrival to Sao Luiz. The remaining schedule was cancelled, a replacement flight was scheduled however to leave in the evening at 22:00L with a delay of 14 hours. The passengers were accomodated and provided with food in the meantime.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 21, 2013

Classification
Incident

Departure
Belem, Brazil

Destination
Sao Luiz, Brazil

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

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