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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121386
Last updated: 29 November 2019
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Date:28-MAR-2011
Time:after 1600 E
Type:Silhouette image of generic B734 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-4B7
Owner/operator:US Airways
Registration: N452UW
C/n / msn: 24979/1980
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:CLT -   United States of America
Phase: Standing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
US 1161 had flown from PHL to CLT, landing abt 1600 EDT. Pilot made a pre inspection prior to next departure and found a small hole at the rear of the plane. Plane taken out of service. FBI investigating. Speculation that it might be a bullet hole.

Sources:

http://www.cnn.com/2011/TRAVEL/03/28/north.carolina.plane.hole/index.html?hpt=T2
http://www.foxcharlotte.com/news/top-stories/Possible-Bullet-Hole-Found-on-US-Airways-Plane.html
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/AWE1161/history/20110328/1405Z/KPHL/KCLT


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Mar-2011 08:20 wanderer Added
29-Mar-2011 08:26 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
29-Mar-2011 08:27 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn]

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