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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 172573
Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic E190 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer ERJ-190AR (ERJ-190-100 IGW)
Owner/operator:JetBlue Airways
Registration: N236JB
MSN: 19000035
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Fort Lauderdale International Airport, FL (FLL/KFLL) -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Nassau-Lynden Pindling International Airport (NAS/MYNN)
Destination airport:Fort Lauderdale International Airport, FL (FLL/KFLL)
JetBlue Flight B6-1994 from Nassau, Bahamas to Fort Lauderdale, Florida, was struck by a laser beam while on approach to Fort Lauderdale. Prior to landing the crew requested medics to meet them at the gate after arrival. A safe landing was carried out on runway 10L.
The first officer sustained unknown eye injury, according to the FAA.


Audio clip of arrival: (source:

Revision history:

29-Dec-2014 21:38 harro Added
29-Dec-2014 21:53 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]
21-Nov-2015 18:50 junior sjc Updated [Aircraft type]
27-Nov-2015 07:08 junior sjc Updated [Time, Aircraft type]

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