American B38M at Denver on Aug 27th 2018, bird strike

Last Update: August 28, 2018 / 15:45:06 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 27, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AA-2793

Aircraft Registration
N304RB

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800MAX

ICAO Type Designator
B38M

An American Airlines Boeing 737-800 Max, registration N304RB performing flight AA-2793 from Miami,FL to Denver,CO (USA), was on final approach to Denver's runway 35L when the crew reported they had encountered multiple birds and had received a bird strike. The aircraft landed safely on runway 35L.

The aircraft was unable to perform the return flight to Miami, still flight AA-2793. A replacement Boeing 737-800 registration N962NN reached Miami with a delay of about 20 minutes.

The FAA reported an engine (LEAP1B) ingested a bird.

The occurrence aircraft returned to service about 10 hours after landing.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 27, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AA-2793

Aircraft Registration
N304RB

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800MAX

ICAO Type Designator
B38M

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