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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 234159
Last updated: 19 May 2020
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Time:08:37 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic CRJ9 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bombardier CRJ-900LR
Owner/operator:Delta Connection, opb Endeavor Air
Registration: N320PQ
C/n / msn: 15320
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Knoxville-McGhee Tyson Airport, TN (TYS/KTYS) -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Knoxville-McGhee Tyson Airport, TN (TYS/KTYS)
Destination airport:Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, GA (ATL/KATL)
Delta flight DL5271, a Bombardier CRJ-900LR operated by Endeavor Air, returned to land at Knoxville-McGhee Tyson Airport after birds were ingested in both engines on departure from runway 23L.
The aircraft safely landed back, 16 minutes later.

The incident aircraft resumed service on 18 March 2020.


Revision history:

19-Mar-2020 20:58 harro Added
19-Mar-2020 21:00 harro Updated [Location, Narrative]
19-May-2020 19:01 The2ndBaron Updated [Damage]

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