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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 162047
Last updated: 19 August 2018
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Date:09-NOV-2013
Time:05:45LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A319 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A319-132
Owner/operator:Spirit Airlines
Registration: N504NK
C/n / msn: 2473
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Chicago-O'Hare Airport, IL (ORD/KORD) -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Chicago-O'Hare Airport, IL (ORD/KORD)
Destination airport:Hollywood Int'l (FLL/KFLL)
Narrative:
Spirit Airlines flight NK-409 returned to Chicago-O'Hare Airport, IL (ORD) after losing cowls from the right hand V2524 engine on take off. The Airbus A319 took from runway 28R at 05:32 and after climbing to 8000ft returned and safely landed on runway 28C at 05:50.

Sources:

https://www.abc15.com/news/national/spirit-airlines-emergency-landing-after-part-of-plane-flies-off
https://www.usatoday.com/story/todayinthesky/2013/11/10/engine-cover-falls-from-spirit-jet-after-chicago-takeoff/3490929/
https://www.nbcchicago.com/news/local/Plane-Returns-to-OHare-After-Engine-Housing-Detaches-231295381.html
http://aerossurance.com/safety-management/united-human-error-dysfunction/
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/NKS409/history/20131109/1130Z/KORD/KFLL


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Nov-2013 12:47 Des Roberts Added
11-Nov-2013 12:53 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
11-Nov-2013 12:58 harro Updated [Narrative]
11-Nov-2013 13:04 harro Updated [Other fatalities, Embed code, Narrative]
13-Nov-2013 02:06 Geno Updated [Destination airport, Embed code]
01-Jan-2018 13:14 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]

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