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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 231543
Last updated: 11 September 2021
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Time:c. 10:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-824(WL)
Owner/operator:United Airlines
Registration: N37281
MSN: 31599/1425
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 106
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:near Nagoya/Chubu Centrair International Airport (NGO/RJGG) -   Japan
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Guam/Antonio B. Won Pat International Airport (GUM/PGUM), USA
Destination airport:Nagoya/Chubu Centrair International Airport (NGO/RJGG), Japan
A Boeing 737-800 of United Airlines, operating flight UAL/UA137 from Guam, USA to Nagoya/Centrair, Japan, declared emergency due to flap problem just before landing on Centrair. The aircraft made a safe landing 15 minutes later. No personal injuries were reported. The runway was temporally closed.
This particular aircraft, N37281, had suffered the same problem in the same route (UAL/UA171) on 14th December.



Photo of N37281 courtesy

Las Vegas - McCarran International (KLAS / LAS)
9 February 2014; (c) Robin Guess

Revision history:

18-Dec-2019 15:41 isamuel Added
18-Dec-2019 18:14 Anon. Updated [Narrative]

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