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Boeing 737-800, N87513: Accident occurred December 21, 2019 at Denver International Airport (KDEN), Colorado

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. Any errors in this report will be corrected when the final report has been completed.

The National Transportation Safety Board did not travel to the scene of this accident.

Additional Participating Entity: 
Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Denver, Colorado

United Airlines Inc

Location: Denver, CO
Accident Number: DCA20LA047
Date & Time: December 21, 2019, 18:59 Local 
Registration: N87513
Aircraft: Boeing 737
Injuries: 171 None
Flight Conducted Under: Part 121: Air carrier - Scheduled

On December 22, 2019, at about 7:00 PM MST, United Airlines flight 2429, a Boeing 737-800, N87513, experienced a left main gear collapse during landing roll on runway 17R at Denver International Airport (KDEN), Denver, Colorado. There were no injuries to the 165 passengers and 6 crew members onboard. The airplane was substantially damaged. The airplane was operating under 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 121 as a regularly scheduled passenger flight from Newark Liberty International Airport (KEWR), Newark, New Jersey.

Aircraft and Owner/Operator Information

Aircraft Make: Boeing 
Registration: N87513
Model/Series: 737 824
Aircraft Category: Airplane
Amateur Built: No
Operating Certificate(s) Held: Flag carrier (121) 
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Meteorological Information and Flight Plan

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Wreckage and Impact Information

Crew Injuries: 6 None
Aircraft Damage: Substantial
Passenger Injuries: 165 None 
Aircraft Fire: None
Ground Injuries: N/A
Aircraft Explosion: None
Total Injuries: 171 None 
Latitude, Longitude: 39.750061,-105.000663 (est)

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