KLM Cityhopper E190 at Amsterdam on Nov 20th 2015, double lightning strike

Last Update: November 24, 2015 / 18:42:50 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Nov 20, 2015

Classification
Incident

Flight number
KL-1891

Aircraft Registration
PH-EZE

Aircraft Type
Embraer ERJ-190

ICAO Type Designator
E190

Airport ICAO Code
EHAM

A KLM Cityhopper Embraer ERJ-190, registration PH-EZE performing flight KL-1891 from Amsterdam (Netherlands) to Nuremberg (Germany), was climbing out of Amsterdam's runway 24 when the crew requested to level off at FL060 reporting they had a lightning strike. The aircraft levelled off at FL060, a short time later the crew requested to return to Schiphol Airport reporting they now had a second lightning strike. The aircraft landed safely on Amsterdam Schiphol Airport's runway 27 about 20 minutes after departure.

A replacement Embraer ERJ-190 registration PH-EZW reached Nuremberg with a delay of 2 hours.

The occurrence aircraft remained on the ground for 19 hours, then resumed service.

Metars:
EHAM 202325Z 31011KT 280V340 9999 -SHRAGS FEW015 SCT022CB 05/04 Q0996 RESHRA TEMPO 6000 SHRA
EHAM 202255Z 29020KT 250V320 9999 -SHRA FEW015 FEW022CB SCT032 07/04 Q0996 TEMPO 6000 SHRA
EHAM 202225Z 28009KT 260V320 9999 VCSH FEW015 FEW025CB 06/04 Q0996 TEMPO 6000 SHRA
EHAM 202155Z 25013KT 210V270 9000 -SHRA FEW014 FEW025CB SCT028 06/04 Q0997 TEMPO 6000 SHRA
EHAM 202125Z 22009KT 200V260 9999 FEW025CB 06/04 Q0997 TEMPO 6000 SHRA
EHAM 202055Z 24009KT 210V270 9999 FEW013 FEW025CB 06/03 Q0997 TEMPO 6000 SHRA
EHAM 202025Z 25007KT 220V280 9999 FEW025CB 05/02 Q0998 TEMPO 6000 SHRA
EHAM 201955Z 26023KT 6000 SHRA FEW013 SCT025CB 06/04 Q0998 RETSRA TEMPO 4500
EHAM 201925Z 29014KT 9999 -TSRA FEW025CB 06/04 Q0999 TEMPO 6000 SHRA
EHAM 201855Z 27015KT 9999 FEW025CB 08/02 Q0998 TEMPO 6000 SHRA
EHAM 201825Z 27011KT 9999 -SHRA FEW025CB 08/03 Q0999 TEMPO 6000 SHRA
EHAM 201755Z 31006KT 260V350 9999 FEW025CB 08/03 Q0999 TEMPO 6000 SHRA
EHAM 201725Z 28008KT 250V320 7000 -SHRA FEW015 SCT022CB 08/03 Q0999 BECMG 9999
EHAM 201655Z 28013KT 250V320 9999 FEW015 FEW022CB 08/02 Q1000 TEMPO 6000 SHRA
EHAM 201625Z 30007KT 260V340 9999 FEW022CB 06/03 Q1000 TEMPO 6000 SHRA
EHAM 201555Z 28011KT 9999 -SHRA FEW022CB SCT028 08/04 Q1000 TEMPO 6000 SHRA
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Nov 20, 2015

Classification
Incident

Flight number
KL-1891

Aircraft Registration
PH-EZE

Aircraft Type
Embraer ERJ-190

ICAO Type Designator
E190

Airport ICAO Code
EHAM

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