Incident: Airbus A320, EI-DEA, Cork Airport, 11 Oct 2005: 2005-030



On final approach to Runway (RWY) 35 at Cork Airport, the Commander observed a large flock of birds lifting off the ground and elected to carry out a go-around.  During this manoeuvre a number of birds struck the aircraft.  A normal approach and landing was subsequently completed.


Occurrence Date: 
Tuesday, 11 October, 2005
Report Date: 
Thursday, 22 December, 2005