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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 195460
Last updated: 17 November 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)
Registration: N306JB
MSN: 19000272
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:near Washington-Dulles International Airport, DC (IAD/KIAD) [N] -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Washington-Dulles International Airport, DC (IAD/KIAD)
Destination airport:New York-John F. Kennedy International Airport, NY (JFK/KJFK)
JetBlue Airways flight B61808 returned to land at Washington-Dulles International Airport after a suspected bird strike on departure.
The aircraft landed safely at 21:56 LT (01:56 UTC), 30 minutes after takeoff. After landing a fuel leak was spotted and the ARFF service applied foam.



Photo of N306JB courtesy

Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International (KFLL / FLL)
13 February 2020; (c) Lewis Grant

Revision history:

18-May-2017 08:27 harro Added

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