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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 73996
Last updated: 19 January 2021
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Time:c. 12:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic CRJ2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bombardier CRJ-200 (CL-600-2B19) Regional Jet
Owner/operator:SA Express Airways
Registration: ZS-NMM
C/n / msn: 7234
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 37
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Hosea Kutako International Airport, Windhoek -   Namibia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:FACT (Cape Town International)
Destination airport:FYWH (Hosea Kutako International Airport, Windhoek)
The aircraft performing flight SA 1753 from Cape Town (South Africa) to Windhoek (Namibia) with 33 passengers and 4 crew, could not extend the nose gear while on approach to Windhoek. The crew were unable to lower the nose gear despite repeated attempts, so proceeded to land with the nose gear up and came to a stop on the runway. No injuries occurred.


1. Accident: SA Express CRJ2 at Windhoek on Apr 17th 2010, landed without nose gear


Photo of ZS-NMM courtesy

Johannesburg - OR Tambo International (FAOR / JNB)
6 February 2009; (c) Streep

Revision history:

19-Apr-2010 09:43 Topaz Added

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