Southwest B737 near Washington on Apr 8th 2022, cracked windshield

Last Update: April 9, 2022 / 17:45:25 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 8, 2022

Classification
Incident

Flight number
WN-1749

Aircraft Registration
N434WN

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-700

ICAO Type Designator
B737

A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700, registration N434WN performing flight WN-1749 from Washington National,DC to Tampa,FL (USA), was enroute at FL380 about 110nm southsouthwest of Washington when the crew decided to divert to Baltimore,MD (USA) due to a cracked windshield. The aircraft initially descended to FL300, turned around and landed in Baltimore about 65 minutes after leaving FL380.

A replacement Boeing 737-700 registration N460WN reached Tampa with a delay of 3:20 hours.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Baltimore about 17 hours after landing.
Aircraft Registration Data
Registration mark
N434WN
Country of Registration
United States
Date of Registration
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Manufacturer
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Aircraft Model / Type
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Number of Seats
ICAO Aircraft Type
B737
Year of Manufacture
Serial Number
Aircraft Address / Mode S Code (HEX)
Engine Count
Engine Manufacturer
Engine Model
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 8, 2022

Classification
Incident

Flight number
WN-1749

Aircraft Registration
N434WN

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-700

ICAO Type Designator
B737

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