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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 142029
Last updated: 15 October 2021
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Date:22-JAN-2012
Time:17:27 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B752 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 757-223 (WL)
Owner/operator:American Airlines
Registration: N185AN
MSN: 32379/962
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 145
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:In flight from Recife to Miami -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:SBRF
Destination airport:KMIA
Narrative:
Six crew-members suffered minor injuries due to turbulence on a flight from Recife Guararapes-Gilberto Freyre International Airport - SBRF to Miami International Airport - KMIA. American Airlines Flight 980 continued the planned route and landed safely at Miami.

The injured crew-members were taken to hospital.

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20120129193053/http://www.miamiherald.com/2012/01/22/2602814/turbulence-injures-flight-attendants.html
http://avherald.com/h?article=449b648e&opt=1
https://www.faa.gov/data_research/accident_incident/preliminary_data/events01/media/11_UNK.txt


Images:

Photo of N185AN courtesy AirHistory.net


Miami - International (KMIA / MIA)
22 February 2020; (c) Anton Homma

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Jan-2012 05:18 Alpine Flight Added
23-Jan-2012 11:11 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type]
23-Jan-2012 11:17 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Narrative]
23-Jan-2012 15:17 RobertMB Updated [Time, Registration, Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]
23-Jan-2012 15:19 RobertMB Updated [[Time, Registration, Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]]

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