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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 189916
Last updated: 1 December 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-214
Owner/operator:Aer Lingus
Registration: EI-DEL
MSN: 2409
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 122
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Dublin Airport (DUB/EIDW) -   Ireland
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Dublin Airport (DUB/EIDW)
Destination airport:Málaga Airport (AGP/LEMG)
Aer Lingus flight EI588, an Airbus A320-214, returned to land at Dublin Airport, Ireland following a bird strike on departure.
The aircraft took off from runway 28 at 17:48 UTC and landed safely back on the same runway at 18:05 UTC with one engine shut down.



Photo of EI-DEL courtesy

London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
18 January 2020; (c) Mick Bajcar

Revision history:

08-Sep-2016 18:04 harro Added
29-Dec-2016 07:09 AF5541 Updated [Cn, Total occupants]

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