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Type:Silhouette image of generic CRJ2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Canadair CL-600-2B19 (CRJ-200ER)
Owner/operator:Delta Connection
Registration: N979EV
MSN: 7737
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Newport News/Williamsburg Int'l Airport (KPHF), Newport News, VA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Hartsfield-Jackson Intl (KATL)
Destination airport:Williams Intl (KPHF)
Delta Connection Flight 5356, a Bombardier CL-600-2B19 Regional Jet, experienced a lightning strike while inbound to Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport (KPHF), Newport News, Virginia. The airplane sustained unreported damage and there were no reported injuries during the incident.



Photo of N979EV courtesy

Montréal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (CYUL / YUL)
11 June 2006; (c) Pierre Langlois

Revision history:

18-Dec-2014 19:30 Geno Added

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