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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 223804
Last updated: 21 October 2020
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Time:c. 15:40 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-823 (WL)
Owner/operator:American Airlines
Registration: N810NN
C/n / msn: 33207/3056
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 166
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:near Miami, FL -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Miami International Airport, FL (MIA/KMIA)
Destination airport:Saint Kitts-Golden Rock Airport (SKB/TKPK)
American Airlines flight AA318, a Boeing 737-823, returned to land at Miami International Airport, Florida, USA, after sustaining a bird strike. The aircraft landed safely back at the airport 12 minutes after takeoff.



Photo of N810NN courtesy

Miami - International (KMIA / MIA)
15 February 2020; (c) Lewis Grant

Revision history:

08-Apr-2019 16:32 harro Added
08-Apr-2019 18:37 Captain Adam Updated [Total occupants]

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