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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 231543
Last updated: 18 December 2019
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Date:18-DEC-2019
Time:c. 10:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-824(WL)
Owner/operator:United Airlines
Registration: N37281
C/n / msn: 31599/1425
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 106
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:near Nagoya/Chubu Centrair International Airport (NGO/RJGG) -   Japan
Phase: Approach
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Guam/Antonio B. Won Pat International Airport (GUM/PGUM), USA
Destination airport:Nagoya/Chubu Centrair International Airport (NGO/RJGG), Japan
Narrative:
A Boeing 737-800 of United Airlines, operating flight UAL/UA137 from Guam, USA to Nagoya/Centrair, Japan, declared emergency due to flap problem just before landing on Centrair. The aircraft made a safe landing 15 minutes later. No personal injuries were reported. The runway was temporally closed.
This particular aircraft, N37281, had suffered the same problem in the same route (UAL/UA171) on 14th December.

Sources:

https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp/hl?a=20191218-00025857-tokaiv-soci
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/ua137#2338970c
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/n37281


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Dec-2019 15:41 isamuel Added
18-Dec-2019 18:14 Anon. Updated [Narrative]

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