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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56901
Last updated: 3 January 2021
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Time:c. 9:50 pm
Type:Silhouette image of generic RJ85 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro RJ85
Owner/operator:CityJet Ltd. (Air France)
Registration: EI-RJX
C/n / msn: E3272
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 92
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Dublin -   Ireland
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:CDG
Destination airport:DUB
The crew of flight WX-5008/AF-5008 declared emergency reporting control problems while on approach to Dublin, because the nose wheel controls indicated the nose wheel was turned to the right. The pilot managed to keep the airplane on the runway despite the turned nose wheel using differential braking. The airplane stopped on the runway. Emergency services were deployed, but didn't need to jump to action.


Revision history:

09-Jan-2009 10:23 Certosino Added

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