Southwest Airlines Boeing Nosegear Collapses in NY

Monday, July 22, 2013
By George Hatcher


On July 22, 2013, a Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700 en route from Nashville,TN to La Guardia was making a landing when the nose gear collapsed.

Five passengers and 3 crew were injured on the slides and hospitalized.

There were 144 passengers and 6 crew aboard.

A passenger described landing as “a bang and a bounce and then just a slam on the brakes and then it was a skidding”

The airline confirmed a nose gear collapse, 5 passengers and 3 cabin crew reported injuries and were taken care of by local responders.

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