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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 195468
Last updated: 28 June 2017
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Date:18-MAY-2017
Time:13:49 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic E170 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer ERJ-175LR (ERJ-170-200 LR)
Owner/operator:United Express, opb Mesa Airlines
Registration: N88325
C/n / msn: 17000474
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 77
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Minor
Location:Louisville International Airport, KY (SDF/KSDF) -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Toronto-Pearson International Airport, ON (YYZ/CYYZ)
Destination airport:Houston-George Bush Intercontinental Airport, TX (IAH/KIAH)
Narrative:
United Express flight UA6073, an ERJ-175LR operated by Mesa Airlines, sustained burst or deflated tires during landing at Louisville International Airport, Kentucky.
The aircraft originated from Toronto-Pearson International Airport in Canada, where it took off at 12:01 UTC.
En route over Indiana at FL340 a mechanical issue forced the flight crew to divert to Louisville.
Descent was initiated at 13:20 UTC and the aircraft landed on runway 17R at Louisville International Airport about 13:49 UTC.
It appears both tires on the left hand main gear burst or deflated during landing.

Sources:

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/n88325#d6d447e
http://www.wave3.com/story/35461024/united-express-flight-from-toronto-makes-unscheduled-landing-in-louisville-blows-tire


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-May-2017 15:04 harro Added
18-May-2017 15:07 harro Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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