Easyjet A320 at Ponta Delgada on Jun 25th 2015, bird strike

Last Update: June 25, 2015 / 18:44:21 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 25, 2015

Classification
Incident

Airline
Easyjet

Flight number
U2-7625

Aircraft Registration
G-EZTL

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

An Easyjet Airbus A320-200, registration G-EZTL performing flight U2-7625 from Lisbon to Ponta Delgada (Portugal), had departed Lisbon's runway 21, was enroute at FL350 and landed safely on Ponta Delgada's runway 30.

The aircraft was unable to depart for the return flight U2-7626, passengers waiting for the return flight were told the aircraft received a bird strike, a maintenance engineer was being dispatched to Ponta Delgada. Later the airline informed the passengers, that no maintenance engineer could be sourced before the crew timed out and the flight had to be postponed to the following day. The passengers were taken to hotels.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 25, 2015

Classification
Incident

Airline
Easyjet

Flight number
U2-7625

Aircraft Registration
G-EZTL

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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