Aerolineas A343 at Buenos Aires on Feb 15th 2017, rejected takeoff due to bird strike

Last Update: February 16, 2017 / 20:42:24 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 15, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AR-1360

Destination
Bogota, Colombia

Aircraft Registration
LV-CSF

Aircraft Type
Airbus A340-300

ICAO Type Designator
A343

An Aerolineas Argentinas Airbus A340-300, registration LV-CSF performing flight AR-1360 from Buenos Aires Ezeiza,BA (Argentina) to Bogota (Colombia), was accelerating for takeoff from Ezeiza's runway 11 when the right hand engine (CFM56) ingested a bird prompting the crew to reject takeoff at high speed (about 110 KIAS). The aircraft slowed safely and returned to the apron.

A replacement A340-300 registration LV-FPV reached Bogota with a delay of 4 hours.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground 34 hours after the rejected takeoff.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 15, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AR-1360

Destination
Bogota, Colombia

Aircraft Registration
LV-CSF

Aircraft Type
Airbus A340-300

ICAO Type Designator
A343

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