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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203358
Last updated: 13 October 2021
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Date:23-DEC-2017
Time:17:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A319 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A319-112
Owner/operator:Air India
Registration: VT-SCC
MSN: 2629
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Kolkata-Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport (CCU/VECC) -   India
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Agartala-Singerbhil Airport (IXA/VEAT)
Destination airport:Kolkata-Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport (CCU/VECC)
Narrative:
Air India flight AI3244 suffered a bird strike on final approach to Kolkata-Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport in India.
The aircraft was grounded for a day and re-entered service the next day at 20:30 hours.

Sources:

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/vt-scc#febf647
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolkata/bird-hit-grounds-aircraft-12-stranded/articleshow/62227251.cms


Images:

Photo of VT-SCC courtesy AirHistory.net


Kolkata - Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International (VECC / CCU)
17 March 2018; (c) LRS747

Revision history:

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25-Dec-2017 09:37 harro Added

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