PIA B743 at Lahore on Jul 18th 2012, bird strike

Last Update: July 19, 2012 / 13:00:27 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 18, 2012

Classification
Accident

Flight number
PK-760

Destination
Lahore, Pakistan

Aircraft Registration
AP-BFV

Aircraft Type
Boeing 747-300

ICAO Type Designator
B743

A PIA Pakistan International Airlines Boeing 747-300, registration AP-BFV performing flight PK-760 (scheduled dep Jul 17th, actual dep Jul 18th) from Jeddah (Saudi Arabia) to Lahore (Pakistan), struck a bird while landing in Lahore. The aircraft rolled out safely. No injuries occurred, the aircraft sustained substantial damage to its fuselage however.

The aircraft was still out of service 24 hours after landing.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 18, 2012

Classification
Accident

Flight number
PK-760

Destination
Lahore, Pakistan

Aircraft Registration
AP-BFV

Aircraft Type
Boeing 747-300

ICAO Type Designator
B743

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