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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232344
Last updated: 22 January 2020
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Time:11:18 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B772 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-223ER
Owner/operator:American Airlines
Registration: N799AN
C/n / msn: 30258/328
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:New York-JFK International Airport, NY (JFK) -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG/LFPG)
Destination airport:New York-John F. Kennedy International Airport, NY (JFK/KJFK)
American Airlines flight AA45 was on approach to runway 4R at New York-JFK International Airport when flew through a flock of geese. The approach was aborted and proceeded for an approach and landing on runway 4L.
The flight crew thought the no.1 engine might have ingested some birds and the aircraft stopped on the runway to be inspected by ARFF before it continued to the gate.



Photo of N799AN courtesy

London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
30 November 2019; (c) Paul Seymour

Revision history:

22-Jan-2020 19:52 harro Added
22-Jan-2020 19:53 harro Updated [Departure airport]

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