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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 178301
Last updated: 19 November 2021
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Date:04-AUG-2015
Time:18:05
Type:Silhouette image of generic B737 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-7H4 (WL)
Owner/operator:Southwest Airlines
Registration: N779SW
MSN: 27884/628
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 143
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Denver International Airport (KDEN), Denver, CO -   United States of America
Phase: Pushback / towing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Denver Intl (KDEN)
Destination airport:San Jose Intl (KSJC)
Narrative:
A Boeing 737-7H4 operating as Flight 4309 to San Francisco impacted a ground vehicle during pushback at Denver International Airport (KDEN), Denver, Colorado. The airplane sustained unreported damage and there were no reported injuries onboard
the aircraft. The operator of the ground vehicle received minor injuries.

Sources:

http://kdvr.com/2015/08/04/southwest-jet-hits-catering-truck-at-gate-knocks-it-over-at-denver-international-airport/
https://www.9news.com/article/story/news/local/2015/08/04/dia-southwest-plane-catering-truck-knocked-over/31140391/

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: 
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report
Location


Images:

Photo of N779SW courtesy AirHistory.net


Las Vegas - McCarran International (KLAS / LAS)
22 March 2014; (c) Robin Guess

Revision history:

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05-Aug-2015 04:26 Geno Added

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