Incident Embraer E195-E2 C-GKQP,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 346252
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Date:Thursday 7 September 2023
Type:Silhouette image of generic E295 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Embraer E195-E2
Owner/operator:Porter Airlines
Registration: C-GKQP
MSN: 19020078
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 60
Aircraft damage: None
Location:220 nm W of St. John’s, NL -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Toronto-Pearson International Airport, ON (YYZ/CYYZ)
Destination airport:St. John's Airport, NL (YYT/CYYT)
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Porter Airlines flight PD237, an Embraer E195-E2, was en route between Toronto-Lester B. Pearson International Airport (CYYZ), ON to St. John’s International Airport (CYYT), NL when an updraft and moderate turbulence was encountered from convective activity below. This resulted in a loss of 1000 feet from the cleared altitude and exceedance of the maximum cabin altitude. When the crew recovered, the aircraft exceeded Vmo by approximately 6 knots. The aircraft continued to destination without further incident and reported no injuries.



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04-Oct-2023 17:17 harro Added

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