PSA CRJ2 at Toledo on Dec 1st 2017, smoking engine

Last Update: December 2, 2017 / 17:49:00 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 1, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AA-5479

Aircraft Registration
N245PS

ICAO Type Designator
CRJ2

A PSA Airlines Canadair CRJ-200 on behalf of American Airlines, registration N245PS performing flight AA-5479 from Charlotte,NC to Toledo,OH (USA) with 52 people on board, landed on Toledo's runway 25 and was vacating the runway when one of the engines (CF34) began to emit smoke. The aircraft stopped on the parallel taxiway and was evacuated, while emergency services responded. There were no injuries.

A replacement CRJ-700 registration N703PS performed the return flight and reached Charlotte with a delay of 5 hours.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Toledo about 23 hours after landing.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 1, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AA-5479

Aircraft Registration
N245PS

ICAO Type Designator
CRJ2

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