Norwegian B738 at Trondheim on May 12th 2017, bird strike

Last Update: May 14, 2017 / 22:07:08 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 12, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DY-164

Aircraft Registration
LN-NGC

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

A Norwegian Air Shuttle Boeing 737-800, registration LN-NGC performing flight DY-164 from Bergen to Trondheim (Norway), was on final approach to Trondheim's runway 09 when an engine (CFM56) ingested a bird. The aircraft continued for a safe landing.

The aircraft was unable to continue the schedule and depart for the return flight DY-165, which was cancelled.

A passenger waiting for flight DY-165 reported they were told the aircraft had suffered a bird strike, one of the engines had received damage to the blades.

The occurrence aircraft remained on the ground for 52 hours, then resumed service.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 12, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DY-164

Aircraft Registration
LN-NGC

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

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