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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 224551
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Time:18:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic CRJ2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bombardier CRJ-200LR
Owner/operator:Endeavor Air
Registration: N8986B
MSN: 7986
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 51
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI) -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, MD (BWI/KBWI)
Destination airport:Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Airport, KY (CVG/KCVG)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating:
An Endeavor Air, Bombardier CRJ200, N8986B, equipped with two General Electric CF34-3B1 turbofan engines, experienced a No. 2 engine fan blade separation during initial climb from Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI) - Baltimore, Maryland. The crew reported hearing a loud bang from the back of the airplane immediately followed by increased vibration, a turbine inlet temperature warning indication, and a No.2 engine thrust reverser indication. The crew declared an emergency, shut down the No. 2 engine, and returned to BWI where they made an uneventful landing.
There were no injuries to the passengers or crew.

Maintenance crews inspected the No. 2 engine at the gate at BWI and reported: one fan blade had separated, both fan cowl halves were separated and missing, and the core cowl exhibited impact marks.



Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

01-May-2019 16:08 harro Added

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