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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 199858
Last updated: 10 September 2019
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Date:20-SEP-2017
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CRJ9 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Canadair CL-600-2D24 Regional Jet CRJ-900ER
Owner/operator:Libyan Airlines
Registration: 5A-LAM
C/n / msn: 15257
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 90
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:near Benghazi -   Libya
Phase: En route
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Tripoli-Mitiga International Airport (MJI/HLLM)
Destination airport:Tobruk Airport (TOB/HLGN)
Narrative:
A Libyan Airlines CRJ-900ER aircraft diverted to Benghazi’s Benina Airport in Libya when a wind shield on the right hand side of the flight deck developed cracks.
A safe landing was made at Benina Airport.

Sources:

https://www.libyaobserver.ly/inbrief/broken-window-leads-emergency-landing-benghazi-airport


Images:

Photo of 5A-LAM courtesy AirHistory.net


London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
18 August 2019; (c) Trevor Warne

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Sep-2017 10:09 harro Added
21-Sep-2017 10:11 harro Updated [Operator, Embed code]

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