Tuesday, March 29, 2022

Airbus A321-200, N657NK: Accident occurred March 25, 2022 at Newark Liberty International Airport (KEWR), New Jersey

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Teterboro, New Jersey

Aircraft struck birds while landing and post flight inspection revealed damage to captains side window and nose cone. 

Spirit Airlines Inc 


Date: 25-MAR-22
Time: 23:44:00Z
Regis#: N657NK
Aircraft Make: AIRBUS
Aircraft Model: A321
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: SUBSTANTIAL
Activity: COMMERCIAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 121
Aircraft Operator: SPIRIT AIRLINES
Flight Number: NKS1215
City: NEWARK
State: NEW JERSEY