Incident Avro RJ85 EI-RJX,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56901
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Date:Wednesday 7 January 2009
Time:c. 9:50 pm
Type:Silhouette image of generic RJ85 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Avro RJ85
Owner/operator:CityJet (Air France)
Registration: EI-RJX
MSN: E2372
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 92
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Dublin Airport (DUB/EIDW) -   Ireland
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG/LFPG)
Destination airport:Dublin Airport (DUB/EIDW
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The crew of flight WX-5008/AF-5008 declared emergency reporting control problems while on approach to Dublin, because the nose wheel controls indicated the nose wheel was turned to the right. The pilot managed to keep the airplane on the runway despite the turned nose wheel using differential braking. The airplane stopped on the runway. Emergency services were deployed, but didn't need to jump to action.


Revision history:

09-Jan-2009 10:23 Certosino Added
05-Sep-2022 19:32 harro Updated [Cn]

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