American B738 at Miami on Apr 7th 2019, bird strike

Last Update: April 8, 2019 / 20:48:53 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 7, 2019

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AA-318

Aircraft Registration
N810NN

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

An American Airlines Boeing 737-800, registration N810NN performing flight AA-318 from Miami,FL (USA) to Saint Kitts (Saint Kitts and Nevis) with 166 people on board, was in the initial climb out of Miami's runway 08R when the aircraft received a bird strike prompting the crew to stop the climb at about 5000 feet and return to Miami for a safe landing on runway 09 about 12 minutes after departure.

The FAA reported the aircraft received unknown damage, there were no injuries.

A replacement Boeing 737-800 registration N894NN reached Saint Kitts with a delay of 3.5 hours.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 7, 2019

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AA-318

Aircraft Registration
N810NN

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

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