ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 73996
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Time:c. 12:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic CRJ2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bombardier CRJ-200 (CL-600-2B19) Regional Jet
Owner/operator:SA Express Airways
Registration: ZS-NMM
MSN: 7234
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 37
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Hosea Kutako International Airport, Windhoek -   Namibia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:FACT (Cape Town International)
Destination airport:FYWH (Hosea Kutako International Airport, Windhoek)
The aircraft performing flight SA 1753 from Cape Town (South Africa) to Windhoek (Namibia) with 33 passengers and 4 crew, could not extend the nose gear while on approach to Windhoek. The crew were unable to lower the nose gear despite repeated attempts, so proceeded to land with the nose gear up and came to a stop on the runway. No injuries occurred.


1. Accident: SA Express CRJ2 at Windhoek on Apr 17th 2010, landed without nose gear


Photo of ZS-NMM courtesy

Johannesburg - OR Tambo International (FAOR / JNB)
6 February 2009; (c) Streep

Revision history:

19-Apr-2010 09:43 Topaz Added

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description

The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2022 Flight Safety Foundation

701 N. Fairfax St., Ste. 250
Alexandria, Virginia 22314