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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 165382
Last updated: 20 November 2017
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Type:Silhouette image of generic MD90 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas MD-90-30
Owner/operator:Delta Airlines 1232
Registration: N909DA
C/n / msn: 53389/2122
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 70
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:25 miles Northeast of Phoenix, AZ -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Phoenix Sky Harbor Intn'l Airport, AZ, U.S.A.
Destination airport:Salt Lake City Intn'l Airport, UT, U.S.A. (SLC)
Investigating agency: NTSB
In-flight birdstrike (Western Grebe) at 12000 ft. on climbout from PHX. Emergency return to PHX. Landed without further incident. No injuries to the 5 crew or 65 passengers. Aircraft suffered 18 inch by 21 inch tear in fuselage skin aft of the right side flight deck eyebrow window and structural damage to the upper portion of the fuselage.


NTSB Identification WPR10LA044

Revision history:

11-Apr-2014 06:09 Katonk2014 Added
21-Dec-2016 19:28 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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