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Skywest Bird Strike Denver
« on: October 31, 2023, 03:23:06 PM »

Owner/operator:   SkyWest Airlines, opf United Express
Registration:   N154SY
MSN:   17000556
Year of manufacture:   2016

Aircraft damage:   Minor
Location:   Denver International Airport, CO (DEN/KDEN) -    United States of America
Phase:   Take off
Nature:   Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:   Denver International Airport, CO (DEN/KDEN)
Destination airport:   Fayetteville-Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport, AR (XNA/KXNA)
Confidence Rating:    Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
United flight UA4707, an Embraer ERJ-175LR, struck several birds on takeoff from runway 8 at Denver International Airport, CO (DEN). The flight returned to land at DEN. Damage was observed on the radome and fairings.