Aviation Photo #5265101 Airbus A320-214 - LATAM Brazil

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Suffered hail strike while flying from SaoPaulo to Santiago de Chile. Diverted to Ezeiza. Incident left two shattered windshields and a very damaged radome.
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    Buenos Aires - Ezeiza / Ministro Pistarini
    Argentina
    October 31, 2018
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Indonesia
1 year ago
hail like birds?
2   France
1 year ago
Nose under paint is red.
United Kingdom
1 year ago
Looks like the bird hit bullseye
2   France
1 year ago
No bird, its hail.
Virginia, USA
1 year ago
Is that blood on the nose? Since when does hail leave blood?
1 year ago
It does look like a bird strike! However, under the protective paint layer, Airbus radomes are in red.

http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-VEJ1KyHC-DA/VqePBscDZuI/AAAAAAAAGrI/959nORj7ZdI/s1600/Jean-Luc%2BLagard%25C3%25A8re%2BPlant-airbus-a380.gif

Looks like there are some damage on the leading edge on the cowling as well.

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