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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 269663
Last updated: 25 November 2021
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Time:19:00 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic E145 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer ERJ-145LR
Owner/operator:American Eagle, opb Envoy Air
Registration: N613AE
MSN: 145081
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 49
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:near Indianapolis, IN -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Greensboro/High Point-Piedmont Triad International Airport, NC (GSO/KGSO)
Destination airport:Chicago-O'Hare International Airport, IL (ORD/KORD)
American flight AA3829, an Embraer ERJ-145LR, diverted to Indianapolis International Airport after a fire warning in the cargo hold.
The flight departed Greensboro/High Point-Piedmont Triad International Airport, North Carolina, at 18:05 UTC. While en route to Chicago at FL340, a cargo fire warning forced the crew to use the fire suppression system.
It was decided to divert to Indianapolis, where a safe landing was made at 19:26 UTC with fire services standing by.
A suspect bag was removed and the aircraft was able to continue to the flight to Chicago at 03:21 UTC.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

21 Feb 2019 N613AE Envoy Air 0 Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport (KXNA), Fayetteville, AR non


Photo of N613AE courtesy

Dallas / Fort Worth - International (KDFW / DFW)
21 February 2021; (c) Robin Guess

Revision history:

18-Nov-2021 19:53 harro Added
18-Nov-2021 19:59 harro Updated [Narrative]

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