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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 177697
Last updated: 8 April 2020
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Date:08-JUL-2015
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B737 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-7BX (WL)
Owner/operator:Southwest Airlines
Registration: N554WN
C/n / msn: 30746/1085
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 148
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Chicago-Midway International Airport, IL (MDW) -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Chicago-Midway International Airport, IL (MDW)
Destination airport:Boston-Logan International Airport, MA (BOS/KBOS)
Narrative:
Southwest Airlines Flight WN3299 was aborted the takeoff due to issues with the nr. 2 engine.
During takeoff flames were observed coming from the engines.

Sources:

https://www.nbcchicago.com/news/local/Passengers-Forced-to-Evacuate-Southwest-Airlines-Plane-at-Midway-312801531.html
http://abc7chicago.com/news/southwest-flight-aborted-after-engine-catches-fire-at-midway/837178/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Jul-2015 14:19 Hans Gruber Added
10-Jul-2015 14:20 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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