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Airbus A321-231, N678NK: Incident occurred April 13, 2022 at Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport (KDTW), Michigan

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; East Michigan

Aircraft struck a bird on landing and post flight inspection revealed bird was ingested into right engine. 

Spirit Airlines Inc


Date: 15-APR-22
Time: 02:39:00Z
Regis#: N678NK
Aircraft Make: AIRBUS
Aircraft Model: A321
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: UNKNOWN
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: COMMERCIAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 121
Aircraft Operator: SPIRIT AIRLINES
Flight Number: NKS2143
City: DETROIT
State: MICHIGAN