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Last updated: 19 October 2017
Statuts:Enquête Officielle
Date:mercredi 30 mai 2012
Heure:13:00
Type/Sous-type:Silhouette image of generic E135 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer ERJ-140 (ERJ-135KL)
Compagnie:American Eagle
Immatriculation: N834AE
Numéro de série: 145631
Année de Fabrication: 2002
Heures de vol:24059
Moteurs: 2 Allison AE3007A1/3
Equipage:victimes: 0 / à bord: 3
Passagers:victimes: 0 / à bord: 18
Total:victimes: 0 / à bord: 21
Dégats de l'appareil: Substantiels
Conséquences: Repaired
Lieu de l'accident:Chicago-O'Hare International Airport, IL (ORD) (   Etats-Unis d'Amérique)
Phase de vol: En attente (STD)
Nature:Transport de Passagers Nat.
Aéroport de départ:Springfield-Branson Regional Airport, MO (SGF/KSGF), Etats-Unis d'Amérique
Aéroport de destination:Chicago-O'Hare International Airport, IL (ORD/KORD), Etats-Unis d'Amérique
Numéro de vol:4265
Détails:
An Embraer EMB-135KL, registration N834AE, operated by American Eagle Airlines as flight 4265, experienced substantial damage to the rudder and vertical stabilizer when it was struck by a Boeing 747-400, registration B-16481, operated by EVA Air as flight 661, while the 747 was taxiing at Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD), IL. The Embraer was entering the ramp area and awaiting ground personnel to guide it to gate G20. The tail section was protruding into taxiway A. The 747 was taxiing westbound on taxiway A in the vicinity of A12 when the right wingtip contacted the Embraer's rudder and vertical stabilizer. There was minor wingtip and slat damage to the 747. There were no injuries to the 3 crew and 18 passengers on the Embraer or the 3 crew on the 747.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE: "The 747 flight crew's failure to maintain a safe clearance with the EMB-135 that was stopped on a taxiway."

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: NTSB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 3 years and 10 months
Accident number: DCA12CA082B
Download report: Summary report

Sources:
» NTSB


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Ce plan montre l'aéroport de départ ainsi que la supposée destination du vol. La ligne fixe reliant les deux aéroports n'est pas le plan de vol exact.
La distance entre Springfield-Branson Regional Airport, MO et Chicago-O'Hare International Airport, IL est de 700 km (438 miles).

Les informations ci-dessus ne représentent pas l'opinion de la 'Flight Safety Foundation' ou de 'Aviation Safety Network' sur les causes de l'accident. Ces informations prélimimaires sont basées sur les faits tel qu'ils sont connus à ce jour.
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