Accident Boeing 737-7H4 N448WN, Wednesday 14 April 2004
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Date:Wednesday 14 April 2004
Time:17:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B737 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 737-7H4
Owner/operator:Southwest Airlines
Registration: N448WN
MSN: 33721/1409
Year of manufacture:2003
Total airframe hrs:2260 hours
Engine model:General Electric CFM-56
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 122
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Accident
Location:Beach Haven, NJ -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, MD (BWI/KBWI)
Destination airport:Islip-Long Island MacArthur Airport, NY (ISP/KISP)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Narrative:
The airplane encountered moderate turbulence in cruise flight at 21,000 feet. The passengers were seated and the fasten seatbelt sign was illuminated. The flight attendants were also instructed to take their seats. While attempting to sit down, a flight attendant fell to the floor and suffered a fractured ankle.

Probable Cause: An encounter with turbulence during cruise flight.

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: NTSB
Report number: NYC04LA107
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 8 months
Download report: Final report

Sources:

NTSB NYC04LA107

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