Norwegian B738 over North Sea on Feb 20th 2015, lightning strike

Last Update: February 21, 2015 / 07:09:56 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 20, 2015

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DY-9528

Destination
Lanzarote, Spain

Aircraft Registration
LN-NIB

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

A Norwegian Air Shuttle Boeing 737-800, registration LN-NIB performing flight DY-9528 from Bergen (Norway) to Lanzarote,CI (Spain), was enroute at FL340 over the North Sea about 180nm southwest of Bergen when the crew decided to turn around and divert to Oslo (Norway) due to a lightning strike. The aircraft landed safely in Oslo about one hour later.

A replacement Boeing 737-800 registration LN-NOR reached Lanzarote with a delay of 3:15 hours.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 20, 2015

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DY-9528

Destination
Lanzarote, Spain

Aircraft Registration
LN-NIB

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

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