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Emirates Boeing 777-300 to New York from Dubai via Milan encountered severe hail storm and was damaged on 14 July 2021.
The aircraft on flight #EK205 took off from Milan 16:23 (local time) to New York JFK, and forced to abort the climb at 20,225 ft when the aircraft entered a hail storm.
The flight entered hold for almost 2 hours before a safe landing back in Milan.
The Radome, Windshield, Engine Nose Lip and Belly fairing were damaged by hail.
No injuries reported