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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 172487
Last updated: 7 September 2021
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Date:24-DEC-2014
Time:c. 11:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic CRJ2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Canadair CL-600-2B19 Regional Jet CRJ-200ER
Owner/operator:IrAero
Registration: VQ-BIX
MSN: 7546
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 13
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:near Irkutsk, Irkutsk Oblast -   Russia
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Irkutsk (IKT)
Destination airport:Hailar Airport (HLD)
Narrative:
An IrAero CRJ-200, performing flight IO897 from Irkutsk, Russia, to Hailar, China, returned to Irkutsk when the outer pane of one of the flight deck windows cracked.
On board were nine passengers and four crew members.

Sources:

https://irkutskmedia.ru/news/411049/
http://avherald.com/h?article=47f4abfd&opt=0
https://www.planespotters.net/Production_List/Canadair/CRJ-100-Series/7546,VQ-BIX-IrAero.php


Images:

Photo of VQ-BIX courtesy AirHistory.net


Saint Petersburg - Pulkovo (ULLI / LED)
24 August 2018; (c) Felix Goetting

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Dec-2014 15:54 harro Added
24-Dec-2014 15:55 harro Updated [Location]
26-Dec-2014 02:25 Geno Updated [Registration, Cn, Location, Phase, Source]

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