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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 266111
Last updated: 26 September 2021
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Time:16:05 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: N14180
MSN: 14500900
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Lafayette Regional Airport, LA (LFT/KLFT) -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Houston-George Bush Intercontinental Airport, TX (IAH/KIAH)
Destination airport:Lafayette Regional Airport, LA (LFT/KLFT)
United Express flight UA4323, an Embraer ERJ-145XR, suffered a bird strike to the nose on approach to Lafayette Regional Airport, LA (LFT/KLFT).
The aircraft was repaired and departed Lafayette with a delay of 5 hours and 45 minutes.




Photo of N14180 courtesy

Houston - George Bush Intercontinental (KIAH / IAH)
14 February 2020; (c) Robin Guess

Revision history:

29-Jul-2021 18:51 harro Added
29-Jul-2021 18:52 harro Updated [Location, Narrative]

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