Bird strike Incident Boeing 777-224ER N77014,
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Date:Friday 22 December 2023
Time:09:47 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B772 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 777-224ER
Owner/operator:United Airlines
Registration: N77014
MSN: 29862/253
Year of manufacture:1999
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport (AMS/EHAM) -   Netherlands
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport (AMS/EHAM)
Destination airport:Houston-George Bush Intercontinental Airport, TX (IAH/KIAH)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
United Airlines flight UA21, a Boeing 777-224ER, suffered a bird strike (seagull) during takeoff from Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport (AMS). The nose cone suffered a large indentation, causing a loss of radar.
The flight dumpred fuel over the North Sea and returned to land back at AMS, 80 minutes after takeoff.



Revision history:

22-Dec-2023 12:06 harro Added
23-Dec-2023 17:23 harro Updated [Other fatalities, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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