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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163864
Last updated: 27 February 2021
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Date:13-FEB-2014
Time:c. 17:05 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-232
Owner/operator:Spirit Airlines
Registration: N606NK
C/n / msn: 4592
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Over Maryland -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Fort Lauderdale Int'l (KFLL)
Destination airport:Atlantic City Int'l (KACY)
Narrative:
Spirit Airlines Flight 262 was struck by lightning en route to Atlantic City, and made a safe landing at the airport (KACY) in Egg Harbour Township. No injuries were reported, but damage reports remain undisclosed.

Sources:

http://www.pressofatlanticcity.com/news/breaking/flight-to-a-c-international-hit-by-lightning-plane-lands/article_9aa92f68-950e-11e3-b59b-0019bb2963f4.html?mode=jqm
https://www.cbsnews.com/news/lightning-hits-jetliner-headed-for-atlantic-city/
http://abclocal.go.com/wabc/story?section=news/local/new_jersey&id=9432085
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/NKS262/history/20140213/1950Z/KFLL/KACY

http://jetphotos.net/showphotos.php?regsearch=N606NK


Images:

Photo of N606NK courtesy AirHistory.net


Dallas / Fort Worth - International (KDFW / DFW)
26 April 2020; (c) Robin Guess

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Feb-2014 20:02 Alexander Wyche Added
14-Feb-2014 20:51 Geno Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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