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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 59659
Last updated: 15 October 2021
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Date:22-APR-2009
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B752 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 757-2B7
Owner/operator:US Airways
Registration: N938UW
MSN: 27246/643
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 103
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Philadelphia -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Sint Maarten - SXM
Destination airport:Philadelphia - PHL
Narrative:
Flight US1036 was hit by a lightning while on approach to destination at an altitude of 6000 feet. The airplane landed safely. This has been the third lightning strike in a row of three that evening.

Sources:

http://avherald.com/h?article=41884cf7&opt=256
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/USA1036/history/20090422/1901Z/TNCM/KPHL

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

31 Dec 2018 N938UW American Airlines 0 Charlotte-Douglas International Airport, NC (CLT) sub


Images:

Photo of N938UW courtesy AirHistory.net


Phoenix - Sky Harbor International (KPHX / PHX)
27 January 2018; (c) Robin Guess

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Apr-2009 21:25 Certosino Added
23-Apr-2009 21:26 harro Updated

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