|37000 Feet||Browse and search NASA's
Aviation Safety Reporting System
|Local Time Of Day||1201-1800|
|Make Model Name||B737 Undifferentiated or Other Model|
|Operating Under FAR Part||Part 121|
|Flight Phase||Initial Approach|
|Make Model Name||UAV - Unpiloted Aerial Vehicle|
|Operating Under FAR Part||Part 91|
|Qualification||Flight Crew Air Transport Pilot (ATP)|
|Experience||Flight Crew Last 90 Days 151|
Flight Crew Type 12000
|Anomaly||Conflict Airborne Conflict|
We were descending on the arrival through 9000 ft and something flew by our right wing. It may have been a drone. My first officer saw it; but I did not. We reported it to ATC.
Original NASA ASRS Text
Title: B737 Captain reported possibly encountering a drone that flew by the right wing while descending through 9000 ft on approach to ATL near POORS.
Narrative: We were descending on the arrival through 9000 ft and something flew by our right wing. It may have been a drone. My First Officer saw it; but I did not. We reported it to ATC.
Data retrieved from NASA's ASRS site and automatically converted to unabbreviated mixed upper/lowercase text. This report is for informational purposes with no guarantee of accuracy. See NASA's ASRS site for official report.