Cebu Pacific A319 at Pagadian on Sep 23rd 2014, flock of birds

Last Update: September 24, 2014 / 22:18:58 GMT/Zulu time

Bookmark this article
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Sep 23, 2014

Classification
Incident

Flight number
5J-771

Aircraft Registration
RP-C3194

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

A Cebu Pacific Airbus A319-100, registration RP-C3194 performing flight 5J-771 from Manila to Pagadian (Philippines), was on approach tp Pagadian when the aircraft flew through a large flock of American sparrows ingesting a number of birds into an engine (CFM56). The aircraft continued for a safe landing.

The aircraft was unable to perform the return flight 5J-772, a replacement Airbus A319-100 registration RP-C3195 reached Manila with a delay of 7 hours.

The occurrence aircraft was inspected in Pagadian and was able to resume service about 9 hours after landing.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Sep 23, 2014

Classification
Incident

Flight number
5J-771

Aircraft Registration
RP-C3194

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

This article is published under license from Avherald.com. © of text by Avherald.com.
Article source

You can read 4 more free articles without a subscription.

Subscribe now and continue reading without any limits!

Are you a subscriber?
Login
Subscribe

Read unlimited articles and receive our daily update briefing. Gain better insights into what is happening in commercial aviation safety.

Free newsletter

Want to know more and stay ahead? Get our free weekly newsletter and join 5148 existing subscribers.

By subscribing, you accept our terms and conditions and confirm that you've read our privacy policy.

Send tip

Support AeroInside by sending a small tip amount.

Related articles

Newest articles

Subscribe today

Are you researching aviation incidents? Get access to AeroInside Insights, unlimited read access and receive the daily newsletter.

Pick your plan and subscribe

Partner

Blockaviation logo

A new way to document and demonstrate airworthiness compliance and aircraft value. Find out more.

Virtual Speech logo

ELITE Simulation Solutions is a leading global provider of Flight Simulation Training Devices, IFR training software as well as flight controls and related services. Find out more.

Get updates

Never miss an article from AeroInside. Subscribe to our free weekly newsletter and join 5148 existing subscribers.

By subscribing, you accept our terms and conditions and that you've read our privacy policy.

AeroInside Blog
Popular aircraft
Airbus A320
Boeing 737-800
Boeing 737-800 MAX
Popular airlines
American Airlines
United
Delta
Air Canada
Lufthansa
British Airways