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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 167653
Last updated: 11 June 2020
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Date:29-JUN-2014
Time:c. 22:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic B737 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-724 (WL)
Owner/operator:United Airlines
Registration: N24706
C/n / msn: 28767/47
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 101
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Wichita-Mid-Continent Airport, KS (ICT) -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Chicago-O'Hare Airport, IL (ORD)
Destination airport:Santa Ana-John Wayne Airport, CA (SNA)
Narrative:
United Flight UA1463 from Chicago-O'Hare to Santa Ana, diverted to Wichita following the in-flight deplyment of an emergency slide inside the cabin.
The flight had departed O'Hare at 20:36 CDT and was en route at FL380 about 22:02 CDT when a descent was initiated. The airplane landed safely at 22:31 CDT.

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20160326132819/http://www.kwch.com/news/local-news/plane-makes-emergency-landing-in-wichita/26720798
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N24706/history/20140630/0119Z/KORD/KICT/tracklog


Images:

Photo of N24706 courtesy AirHistory.net


Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International (KFLL / FLL)
7 February 1999; (c) Toni Marimón

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Jun-2014 06:26 harro Added
30-Jun-2014 06:37 Anon. Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
30-Jun-2014 06:52 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]

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