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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 217742
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Date:12-NOV-2018
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B739 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-932ER (WL)
Owner/operator:Delta Air Lines
Registration: N860DN
C/n / msn: 31971/5968
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:near Las Vegas-McCarran International Airport, NV (LAS/KLAS) -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Las Vegas-McCarran International Airport, NV (LAS/KLAS)
Destination airport:Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport, MN (MSP/KMSP)
Narrative:
Delta Air Lines flight DL968, a Boeing 737-900ER, suffered a bird strike on departure from Las Vegas-McCarran International Airport, Nevada, USA. The aircraft took off from runway 08L at 19:52 UTC. The climb was stopped shortly before reaching FL130 and the aircraft returned for a safe landing at 20:17 UTC.

Sources:

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/n860dn#1e887d83


Revision history:

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13-Nov-2018 21:30 harro Added

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