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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 244572
Last updated: 30 November 2021
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Time:16:53 UTC
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-DVJ
MSN: 3857
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Dublin Airport (DUB/EIDW) -   Ireland
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Dublin Airport (DUB/EIDW)
Destination airport:Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport (AMS/EHAM)
Aer Lingus flight EI610 suffered a bird strike on departure from runway 28L at Dublin Airport, Ireland.
The flight made a Pan Pan-call to the tower controller, stating they were leveling at 3000 feet and requested to turn back to Dublin. After contacting Dublin Approach the flight reported they hit several birds on takeoff on the nose and engine, causing increased vibration in engine no.2.

A safe landing was carried out 18 minutes after takeoff.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

3 Oct 2015 EI-DVJ Aer Lingus 0 near Dublin Airport (DUB/EIDW) non


Photo of EI-DVJ courtesy

London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
10 February 2016; (c) Kas van Zonneveld

Revision history:

01-Nov-2020 17:51 harro Added
01-Nov-2020 17:52 harro Updated [Location, Narrative]
01-Nov-2020 17:54 harro Updated [Photo]

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