ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 201068
Last updated: 26 November 2021
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

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)
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'.



Other occurrences involving this aircraft

17 Feb 2014 EI-EUY Transaero 0 20 km north of Warsaw non


Photo of N7875A courtesy

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

Revision history:

07-Nov-2017 20:09 harro Added

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description