Lightning struck at a passenger plane during landing at Sheremetyevo

The commander of the A-321, coming in for a landing at Sheremetyevo, reported on the earth that the nose of the ship was hit by a discharge of atmospheric electricity. On the eve of the storm front for almost an hour broke the schedule of the capital airport Sheremetyevo.

Flew several flights with a small delay, and even a few landed not on the schedule.

In addition, it became known about one contingency that occurred in the skies over Moscow. So, the commander of the A-321, coming in for a landing at Sheremetyevo, reported on the earth that the nose of the ship was hit by a discharge of atmospheric electricity. The incident occurred at an altitude of almost 4 thousand meters. Fortunately, the systems of the Airbus is not affected and in 22 hours the flight Barcelona-Moscow landed safely.

After landing, technicians inspected the plane and the area of the nose fairing found a trace from a lightning strike. As a result of incident nobody has suffered.