Bird strike Incident Airbus A320-251N VT-TNC, 05 Aug 2022
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Time:16:11 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A20N model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A320-251N
Registration: VT-TNC
MSN: 7682
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Varanasi-Lal Bahadur Shastri International Airport (VNS/VEBN ) -   India
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Varanasi-Lal Bahadur Shastri International Airport (VNS/VEBN )
Destination airport:Mumbai-Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (BOM/VABB)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Vistara flight UK622, an Airbus A320neo, suffered a bird strike on takeoff from Varanasi, India. The flight crew elected to turn back to Varanasi, where a safe landing was made 30 minutes after takeoff.
The aircraft sustained damage to the nose radome.


Revision history:

05-Aug-2022 13:13 harro Added
05-Aug-2022 13:15 harro Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]

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