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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 246197
Last updated: 28 November 2021
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Date:23-DEC-2020
Time:c. 18:30 LT
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:American Eagle, opb Envoy
Registration: N249NN
MSN: 17000634
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Omaha-Eppley Airport, NE (OMA/KOMA) -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, TX (DFW/KDFW)
Destination airport:Omaha-Eppley Airfield, NE (OMA/KOMA)
Narrative:
American Eagle flight AA4178, an Embraer ERJ-175LR, struck multiple geese on approach, damaging both wings and the no.2 engine.

Sources:

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/aa4178#26651f40
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/ENY4178/history/20201223/2240Z/KDFW/KOMA
FAA


Images:

Photo of N249NN courtesy AirHistory.net


Dallas / Fort Worth - International (KDFW / DFW)
7 March 2021; (c) Robin Guess

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Dec-2020 15:54 harro Added
24-Dec-2020 15:55 harro Updated [Time, Location, Source]

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