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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 248590
Last updated: 17 September 2021
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Time:16:43 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A321 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A321-231
Owner/operator:LATAM Brasil
Registration: PT-MXJ
MSN: 5528
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Maceió-Zumbi dos Palmares Airport, AL (MCZ/SBMO) -   Brazil
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Maceió-Zumbi dos Palmares Airport, AL (MCZ/SBMO)
Destination airport:São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport, SP (GRU/SBGR)
Investigating agency: CENIPA
LATAM flight LA3301, a Airbus A321-231, suffered a bird strike at a speed of 140 knots during takeoff from runway 12 at Maceió, Brazil. The flight crew decided to continue the flight to the destination.
The aircraft sustained damage to the no.1 engine.



Other occurrences involving this aircraft

9 Dec 2017 PT-MXJ LATAM Airlines Brasil 0 São Luiz, Maranhão min
26 Feb 2021 PT-MXJ LATAM Brasil 0 Aracaju Airport, SE (AJU/SBAR) min


Photo of PT-MXJ courtesy

São Paulo - Guarulhos International / Governador Andre Franco Montoro (SBGR / GRU)
12 May 2015; (c) Kas van Zonneveld

Revision history:

06-Mar-2021 19:34 harro Added
06-Mar-2021 19:34 harro Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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