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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 281087
 
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Date:02-AUG-2022
Time:13:59 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic CRJ2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Canadair CRJ-200ER
Owner/operator:Air Canada Express opb Jazz Air
Registration: C-FDJA
MSN: 7979
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:S of Toronto, ON -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Toronto-Pearson International Airport, ON (YYZ/CYYZ)
Destination airport:Charlotte-Douglas Airport, NC (CLT/KCLT)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Air Canada flight AC8745, a CRJ-200ER, was climbing after takeoff from Toronto Airport, Canada, when the flight crew noticed cracking in the right-hand side window. An immediate descent to 11,000 feet was initiated and the flight returned to Toronto. A safe landing was made 40 minutes after takeoff.

Sources:

https://toronto.ctvnews.ca/air-canada-express-flight-returns-to-toronto-airport-after-windshield-cracks-1.6013594
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/JZA8745/history/20220802/1310Z/CYYZ/KCLT

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

17 Mar 2018 C-FDJA Jazz Aviation, opf. Air Canada Express 0 Montreal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport, QC (YUL) sub
23 Jan 2019 C-FDJA Air Canada Express opb Jazz Air 0 Moncton-Metropolitan Area Airport, NB (YQM/CYQM) non


Images:

Photo of C-FDJA courtesy AirHistory.net


Montréal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (CYUL / YUL)
22 June 2018; (c) Pierre Langlois

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Aug-2022 09:33 harro Added
04-Aug-2022 09:34 harro Updated [Operator]
04-Aug-2022 16:12 harro Updated [Date]

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