Safety Report - 02/19/2008

Date & Time: 02/19/2008 00:00
Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Aircraft Type: McDonnell Douglas MD-88 Registration: Unknown
Operator: Delta Air Lines Flight: 149
Phase: Landing
Damage: Unknown
Injuries & Fatalities: None
Description: After landing, both nose gear doors were damaged (?)

Date & Time: 02/18/2008 23:00
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Aircraft Type: Boeing 777 Registration: Unknown
Operator: Asiana Airlines Flight: HL7500
Phase: Unknown
Damage: Minor
Injuries & Fatalities: None
Description: While being towed to a gate, tow bar broke and damaged the nose gear and a tire

Date & Time: 02/18/2008 13:18
Location: Miami, FL
Aircraft Type: Boeing 757 Registration: Unknown
Operator: Delta Air Lines Flight: 1560
Phase: Take-off
Damage: Unknown
Injuries & Fatalities: None
Description: On takeoff, struck a bird, resulting in fan blade damage, landed without incident


Date & Time: 02/18/2008 20:35
Location: Austin, TX
Aircraft Type: McDonnell Douglas MD-88 Registration: N935DL
Operator: Delta Air Lines Flight: 1877
Phase: Descent
Damage: Substantial
Injuries & Fatalities: None
Description: Reported a bird strike on descent, landed without incident, inspection revealed substantial damage
Link: Pictures and passenger report!

Date & Time: 02/17/2008 17:49
Location: Salt Lake City, UT
Aircraft Type: McDonnell Douglas MD-90 Registration: Unknown
Operator: Delta Air Lines Flight: 1689
Phase: Standing
Damage: Unknown
Injuries & Fatalities: None
Description: While at the gate, was struck by the jetway


Date & Time: 02/17/2008 15:19
Location: Wahington, DC
Aircraft Type: Airbus A319-112 Registration: N752US
Operator: US Airways Flight: 2166
Phase: Taxi
Damage: Substantial
Injuries & Fatalities: None
Description: US Airways flight 2166 and a Republic Airlines flight 3416 Embraer 170, clipped wings at the runway runup area. Damage to the Airbus is substantial, damage to the E170 is minor.

Date & Time: 02/17/2008 10:12
Location: Detroit, MI
Aircraft Type: McDonnell Douglas DC-9 Registration: Unknwon
Operator: US Jet Airlines Flight: JUS192
Phase: Landing
Damage: Ubknown
Injuries & Fatalities: None
Description: On landing slid off the runway and struck runway light at the end of the runway

Source: FAA
Correctness of this posting is not guaranteed & completeness not intended. This posting is just for informational purpose.

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  1. 1 Photos - Delta Flight 1877 Bird Strike Aftermath at Flightstory.net - Aviation Blog Pingback on Feb 21st, 2008 at 8:13 pm