Lightning burned through the bow of the passenger airliner after the flight from Munich to Moscow, reported “Interfax” a source in the emergency services. None of those on Board were not injured.
“After takeoff from Munich the aircraft commander reported on the defeat of A320 static electricity. The crew managed to get to Moscow and land the plane in Sheremetyevo… Lightning literally burned through the fuselage,” – said the source Agency.
According to REN TV, the lightning struck the Airbus A320 of the company “Aeroflot”. The incident occurred on the night of October 19 after takeoff. The element is not damaged onboard systems, and the ship flew to Sheremetyevo.
After completion of the flight techniques discovered through hole in the nose of the aircraft below the windshield of the cockpit.
The liner was removed from the flight and sent for inspection and repair.