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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 201068
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Date:05-NOV-2017
Time:c. 11:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B737 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-7Q8 (WL)
Owner/operator:Southwest Airlines
Registration: N7875A
MSN: 29354/1581
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Washington-Ronald Reagan National Airport, DC (DCA/KDCA) -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Kansas City International Airport, MO (MCI/KMCI)
Destination airport:Washington-Ronald Reagan National Airport, DC (DCA/KDCA)
Narrative:
Southwest Airlines flight WN3442, a Boeing 737-700, struck birds while on approach to runway 1 at Washington-Ronald Reagan National Airport, DC.
Radome and wings were damaged, according to the FAA, which classified the damage as 'substantial'.

Sources:

FAA

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Images:

Photo of N7875A courtesy AirHistory.net


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Revision history:

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07-Nov-2017 20:09 harro Added

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