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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163641
Last updated: 13 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic E45X model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer ERJ-145XR
Owner/operator:ExpressJet Airlines
Registration: N12157
MSN: 145787
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 39
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:170nm from Wichita -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Shreveport Regional Airport
Destination airport:Denver International Airport
During the flight, the crew began to encounter problems with the left hand aileron and commenced an emergency descent. Using only right hand turns, they set a course for Wichita Mid-Continent Airport, where a safe landing was carried out. The flight was cancelled.



Photo of N12157 courtesy

Mexico City (MMMX / MEX)
29 June 2005; (c) André DuPont - MAS Aviation Press

Revision history:

31-Jan-2014 07:08 Alexander Wyche Added
05-Dec-2015 17:58 junior sjc Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator]
08-Dec-2015 18:23 junior sjc Updated [Aircraft type]

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