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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 244925
Last updated: 16 November 2020
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Date:14-NOV-2020
Time:17:22
Type:Silhouette image of generic B737 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-790 (WL)
Owner/operator:Alaska Airlines
Registration: N615AS
C/n / msn: 30344/472
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Yakutat airport, Alaska -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Cordova-Mudhole Smith Airport, AK (CDV/PACV)
Destination airport:Yakutat Airport, AK (YAK/PAYA)
Narrative:
Struck a Grizzly bear on rollout. Minor damage to left engine. Bear did not survive the collision.

Sources:

https://www.adn.com/alaska-news/aviation/2020/11/15/jetliner-hits-bear-while-landing-in-southeast-alaska-state-officials-say/
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/n615as#260c5b4a

Media:


Images:

Photo of N615AS courtesy AirHistory.net


Los Angeles - International (KLAX / LAX)
May 2001; (c) Anton Homma

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Nov-2020 07:20 viking Added
16-Nov-2020 07:21 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code]

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