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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 223908
Last updated: 1 December 2021
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Time:c. 18:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic E170 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer ERJ-170STD (ERJ-170-100)
Owner/operator:Aeroméxico Connect
Registration: XA-SAC
MSN: 17000139
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Chihuahua-Gen Fierro Villalobos Airport (CUU/MMCU) -   Mexico
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Chihuahua-Gen Fierro Villalobos Airport (CUU/MMCU)
Destination airport:Monterrey-General Mariano Escobedo International Airport (MTY/MMMY)
Aeroméxico Connect flight AM2039 an Embraer ERJ-170, suffered a wingtip runway strike incident on takeoff from Chihuahua Airport, Mexico.
The aircraft rolled left during rotation from runway 18L causing the left-hand wingtip to contact the ground. The flight then returned to the Chihuahua Airport were scrape damage was noticed on the wingtip.

Weather about the time of the incident was reported by the Tower controller to other flights to be 260 degrees at 26 knots
METAR reports about the incident time (ca 00:51Z):
MMCU 102346Z 26022G33KT 8SM SKC 30/M05 A2971 RMK SLP958 57017 992 BLDU
MMCU 110042Z 26023KT 8SM SKC 28/M06 A2973 RMK BLDU
MMCU 110142Z 26020G31KT 10SM SKC 26/M06 A2976



Revision history:

12-Apr-2019 20:09 harro Added
12-Apr-2019 20:12 harro Updated [Time, Location, Embed code, Narrative]
12-Apr-2019 20:18 harro Updated [Location, Embed code, Narrative]
13-Apr-2019 06:09 harro Updated [Narrative]

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