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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 140500
Last updated: 10 October 2020
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Date:21-DEC-2011
Time:12:09 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic CRJ2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bombardier CRJ-200LR Regional Jet
Owner/operator:Air Wisconsin
Registration: N434AW
C/n / msn: 2819
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 52
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Ottawa MacConald-Cartier Airport - CYOW -   Canada
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:CYOW
Destination airport:KCLT
Narrative:
The aircraft returned to Ottawa's airport approximately one half hour after taking off for Charlotte, North Carolina. Ottawa firefighters and paramedics responded after reports of smoke in the cockpit were reported.
The plane landed safely , and there were no reported injuries.
One passenger said the pilot relayed no information regarding the emergency landing until the flight landed, at which point he announced there was a fire in the cockpit.

Sources:

[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/story/2011/12/21/ottawa-airplane-emergency-land...]

CADORS # 201103724


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Dec-2011 10:50 peterj Added
22-Dec-2011 04:09 Penu Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport]
22-Dec-2011 09:04 peterj Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]
23-Dec-2011 13:45 Alpine Flight Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport]
23-Dec-2011 13:48 Alpine Flight Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Damage]

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