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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 229460
Last updated: 10 November 2021
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Time:10:49 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-214
Owner/operator:Air Malta
Registration: 9H-AEP
MSN: 3056
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Malta-Luqa Airport (MLA/LMML) -   Malta
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Malta-Luqa Airport (MLA/LMML)
Destination airport:Palermo-Punta Raisi Airport (PMO/LICJ)
Air Malta flight KM662, an Airbus A320-214, aborted the takeoff from Malta Airport's runway 31 following a bird strike.
The aircraft returned to parking stand where damage was observed to the fan blades of one of the engines.




Photo of 9H-AEP courtesy

Zürich (LSZH / ZRH)
26 July 2018; (c) Adrian Romang

Revision history:

28-Sep-2019 17:55 harro Added
28-Sep-2019 17:55 harro Updated [Time, Location]

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