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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 74052
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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: N473WN
MSN: 33832/1541
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 124
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Burbank-Bob Hope Airport, CA (BUR/KBUR) -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Oakland International Airport, CA (OAK/KOAK)
Destination airport:Burbank-Bob Hope Airport, CA (BUR/KBUR)
The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has opened an investigation into the near collision of a Boeing 737-700 jetliner and a small private plane at the intersection of two active runways at Burbank-Bob Hope Airport, CA (BUR/KBUR).

At about 10:58 a.m. PDT on April 19, 2010, Southwest Airlines flight 649, a Boeing 737-700 (N473WN) inbound from Oakland International Airport, CA (OAK/KOAK), carrying 119 passengers and a crew of five was landing on runway 8 while a small plame, in the departure phase of a u201Ctouch and gou201D on runway 15, passed over the 737.

According to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), the airplanes came within 200 feet vertically and 10 feet laterally of each other at the runway intersection. No one was injured in the incident, which occurred under a clear sky with visibility of 10 miles.


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23-Apr-2010 12:09 harro Added

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