Envoy E145 near Tri-Cities on Jn 26th 2019, acrid smell and smoke in cabin

Last Update: June 27, 2019 / 21:16:33 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 1, 1970

Classification
Incident

Airline
Envoy Air

Flight number
MQ-4890

Aircraft Registration
N645AE

Aircraft Type
Embraer ERJ-145

ICAO Type Designator
E145

An Envoy Embraer ERJ-145, registration N645AE performing flight MQ-4890/AA-4890 from Charlotte,NC to Lexington,KY (USA) with 52 passengers and 4 crew, was enroute at FL240 about 10nm south of Tri-Cities Airport,TN (USA) when the crew decided to divert to Tri-Cities reporting an acrid burning smell and smoke on board. The aircraft landed safely on runway 23 about 18 minutes later. The crew requested a couple of packs of ice, the crew would really appreciate that.

A passenger reported prior to departure cabin crew advised the air conditioning was not working, all window shades except on the emergency exits should be closed.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 1, 1970

Classification
Incident

Airline
Envoy Air

Flight number
MQ-4890

Aircraft Registration
N645AE

Aircraft Type
Embraer ERJ-145

ICAO Type Designator
E145

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