Commut E145 at Lafayette on Jul 28th 2021, bird strike

Last Update: July 29, 2021 / 16:18:59 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 28, 2021

Classification
Incident

Airline
Commutair

Flight number
UA-4323

Aircraft Registration
N14180

Aircraft Type
Embraer ERJ-145

ICAO Type Designator
E145

A CommutAir Embraer ERJ-145 on behalf of United, registration N14180 performing flight UA-4323 from Houston Intercontinental,TX to Lafayette,LA (USA), was on approach to Lafayette's runway 04R when a bird impacted the aircraft's nose. The aircraft continued for a safe landing at Lafayette.

The aircraft remained on the ground for about 6:45 hours, then departed for the return flight.

The FAA reported: "AIRCRAFT NOSE STRUCK A BIRD, LAFAYETTE, LA." The aircraft received minor damage.
Aircraft Registration Data
Registration mark
N14180
Country of Registration
United States
Date of Registration
Manufacturer
EMBRAER
Aircraft Model / Type
EMB-145XR
Number of Seats
ICAO Aircraft Type
E145
Year of Manufacture
Serial Number
Aircraft Address / Mode S Code (HEX)
Engine Count
Engine Manufacturer
Engine Model
Engine Type
Pounds of Thrust
Main Owner
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 28, 2021

Classification
Incident

Airline
Commutair

Flight number
UA-4323

Aircraft Registration
N14180

Aircraft Type
Embraer ERJ-145

ICAO Type Designator
E145

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