American B738 at Columbus on Aug 9th 2019, bird strike

Last Update: August 11, 2019 / 19:33:59 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 9, 2019

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AA-2380

Aircraft Registration
N960AN

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

An American Airlines Boeing 737-800, registration N960AN performing flight AA-2380 from Columbus,OH to Dallas Ft. Worth,TX (USA), was climbing out of Columbus' runway 28L when a number of birds impacted the aircraft. The crew stopped the climb at 3000 feet and returned to Columbus for a safe landing on runway 28L about 20 minutes after departure.

The airline reported the damage caused by the bird strikes is being assessed.

The airport reported the aircraft flew through of flock of geese and received a number of bird strikes.

The flight was cancelled.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 9, 2019

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AA-2380

Aircraft Registration
N960AN

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

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