Flugunfall 28 JAN 2008 einer McDonnell Douglas DC-9-32 N605NW - Chicago-Midway Airport, IL (MDW)
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Datum:Montag 28 Januar 2008
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC93 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas DC-9-32
Fluggesellschaft:Northwest Airlines
Kennzeichen: N605NW
Werknummer: 47223/300
Baujahr: 1968
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-9A (HK3)
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Chicago-Midway Airport, IL (MDW) (   USA)
Flugphase: Stehendes (STD)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Detroit-Metropolitan Wayne County Airport, MI (DTW/KDTW), USA
Flug nach:Chicago-Midway Airport, IL (MDW/KMDW), USA
Fuselage punctured by a ground service vehicle. The DC-9 was withdrawn from use and broken up in March, 2008.


photo of DC-9-32-N605NW
accident date: 28-01-2008
type: McDonnell Douglas DC-9-32
registration: N605NW

Aircraft history
date registration operator remarks
30 APR 1968 I-DIKL Alitalia
N2786T Alitalia new registration
02 DEC 1987 I-DIBY Alitalia new registration
27 DEC 1992 I-DIBM Alitalia/rr bought
23 AUG 1995 N605NW Northwest Airlines

This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Detroit-Metropolitan Wayne County Airport, MI to Chicago-Midway Airport, IL as the crow flies is 364 km (228 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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