ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 16193
Last updated: 10 May 2019
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.

Date:18-MAR-2008
Time:c. 09:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic CRJ9 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bombardier CRJ-900ER (CL-600-2D24) Regional Jet
Owner/operator:US Airways Express (Mesa Airlines)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 89
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:El Paso International Airport (ELP) -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:ELP
Destination airport:PHX
Narrative:
According to emergency response traffic the crew was having problems with the landing gear and had to circle around the airport for about 25 minutes before it landed.

El Paso Firefighters responded to the call just before 10 a.m. The plane was able to safely land around 10:30 a.m.

No injuries were reported and all of the 89 passengers were taken off of the plane safely. Initial reports state the plane suffered damage to the right side of the landing gear.


Sources:

http://cbs4local.com/Global/story.asp?S=8034157&nav=menu608_1


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Mar-2008 23:32 relax630 Added
21-Aug-2008 04:47 Anon. Updated

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description