Airbus Hail strike

This happened to Europa A332, 12-hour AirEuropa flight from Madrid to Buenos Aires, on Sep 9th 2014, when the aircraft encountered hail the last 20 minutes of the trip.   Image ©Aviation Herald

An Air Europa Airbus A330-200, from Madrid to Buenos Aires Ezeiza, with 230 people on board, was descending towards Buenos Aires at 10:30Z when the aircraft encountered hail and received damage to the nose and both windshields.

Airbus Hail strike

Image © via @ricardocirielli

via io9

 

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