At Santiago on May 12th 2015, flock of birds, both engines ingested birds.
|By Simon Hradecky, created Wednesday, May 13th 2015 22:33Z, last updated Wednesday, May 13th 2015 22:33Z.|
A LAN Airlines Boeing 787-800, registration CC-BBD performing flight LA-705 from Madrid,SP (Spain) to Santiago (Chile), was on approach to Santiago's runway 17L when the aircraft flew through a flock of birds and received a number of bird strikes into both engines (Trent 1000), pitot tubes, nose cone and landing gear. The aircraft continued for a safe landing on runway 17L.
The aircraft is still on the ground in Santiago about 35 hours after landing.
One of the engines:
The "feathered" nose gear: