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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 219807
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Time:06:47 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic CRJ9 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Bombardier CRJ-900ER
Owner/operator:Delta Connection, opb SkyWest Airlines
Registration: N896SK
MSN: 15102
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 78
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Saskatoon Airport, SK (YXE/CYXE) -   Canada
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Saskatoon Airport, SK (YXE/CYXE)
Destination airport:Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport, MN (MSP/KMSP)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Delta Connection flight 4811, a Bombardier CRJ-900ER, slid off runway 15 at Saskatoon Airport, Canada, when turning to align with the centreline.
The aircraft had backtracked a short distance before it attempted to turn 180° at the turn pad at the threshold of runway 15. After it slid off the turn pad at 06:47 hours local time (12:47 UTC), it became disabled, causing closure of runway 15/33.
After two hours the aircraft had been maneuvred onto the runway and reached the apron again at 09:00 hours local time.

Weather reported about the incident time (1247Z):
CYXE 211300Z 18017KT 15SM SCT130 OVC240 02/M01 A2927 RMK AC4CI4 SLP936
CYXE 211200Z 18016G22KT 15SM OVC130 02/M02 A2928 RMK AC8 SLP940




Photo of N896SK courtesy

Phoenix - Sky Harbor International (KPHX / PHX)
25 April 2021; (c) Robin Guess

Revision history:

21-Dec-2018 15:47 harro Added
21-Dec-2018 17:34 harro Updated [Time, Operator, Embed code, Narrative]
21-Dec-2018 17:43 harro Updated [Embed code, Photo]

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