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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 281100
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Time:21:45 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 737-823 (WL)
Owner/operator:American Airlines
Registration: N816NN
MSN: 31081/3102
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 181
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, TX (DFW/KDFW) -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, TX (DFW/KDFW)
Destination airport:Indianapolis International Airport, IN (IND/KIND)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
American Airlines flight AA1505, a Boeing 737-823, struck a bird on takeoff and returned to land due to a burning smell.

The aircraft resumed service about 44 hours after the incident.




Photo of N816NN courtesy

Dallas / Fort Worth - International (KDFW / DFW)
20 March 2021; (c) Robin Guess

Revision history:

04-Aug-2022 12:30 harro Added
04-Aug-2022 12:30 harro Updated

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