Bird strike Incident Boeing 737-85R (WL) VT-SYZ, 19 Jun 2022
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Time:06:37 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 737-85R (WL)
Registration: VT-SYZ
MSN: 34803/2209
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 191
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Patna Airport (PAT/VEPT) -   India
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Patna Jay Prakash Narayan International Airport (PAT/VEPT)
Destination airport:Delhi-Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL/VIDP)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
SpiceJet flight SG723, a Boeing 737-85R, suffered no.1 engine surges after takeoff from Patna Airport, India.
Preliminary information suggests the aircraft had suffered a bird strike after rotation damaging/bending a few fanblades. The engine was shut-down and the flight safely returned to Patna.



Revision history:

19-Jun-2022 07:45 harro Added
19-Jun-2022 07:47 harro Updated [Total occupants, Source]
19-Jun-2022 07:58 harro Updated [Total occupants, Source]
19-Jun-2022 09:50 harro Updated [Embed code]
20-Jun-2022 17:22 Sam Updated [Embed code, Narrative]

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