Investigation led by CAA -Chile

Event to the Airbus A320 registered CC-AWL operated by Jetsmart on 25/05/2021 near Concepcion

Données préliminaires issues de la notification des autorités du Chili :

La aeronave durante el despegue desde la pista 02 de SCIE, tuvo una ingesta de ave en el motor número 1, motivo por el se tomó la decisión de declarar emergencia y regresar al aeródromo de salida, aterrizando sin otras observaciones. A consecuencia de lo anterior, los 7 tripulantes y 140 pasajeros resultaron ilesos y la aeronave con daños en su motor número 1.

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Preliminary data based on the notification from the Chilean authorities:

 

During take-off from runway 02 at SCIE, engine 1 ingested a bird. The decision was made to declare an emergency and return to the departure airport, landing without further incident. The 7 crew members and 140 passengers were unharmed. Engine 1 was damaged.