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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 265931
Last updated: 26 September 2021
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Time:15:33 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic E45X model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer ERJ-145XR
Owner/operator:CommutAir, opf United Express
Registration: N11106
MSN: 145650
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Syracuse-Hancock International Airport, NY (SYR/KSYR) -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Washington-Dulles International Airport, DC (IAD/KIAD)
Destination airport:Syracuse-Hancock International Airport, NY (SYR/KSYR)
United Express flight UA5009, an Embraer ERJ-145XR, struck a bird on final approach to runway 33 at Syracuse-Hancock International Airport, damaging the leading edge of a wing.

The aircraft was repaired and resumed service 30 hours after the incident.




Photo of N11106 courtesy

Montréal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (CYUL / YUL)
18 October 2009; (c) Pierre Langlois

Revision history:

25-Jul-2021 19:44 harro Added
25-Jul-2021 19:46 harro Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]

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