Gojet CRJ7 at Chicago on Nov 3rd 2021, bird strike

Last Update: November 4, 2021 / 18:04:26 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Nov 3, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
UA-4420

Aircraft Registration
N546GJ

Aircraft Type
Canadair CRJ-700

ICAO Type Designator
CRJ7

A Gojet Canadair CRJ-700 on behalf of United, registration N546GJ performing flight UA-4420 from Syracuse,NY to Chicago O'Hare,IL (USA), was on short final to Chicago's runway 27R when a bird impacted the left hand engine. The aircraft continued for a safe landing on runway 27R. Tower queried whether the bird strike had occurred right over the threshold, initiated a runway inspection and sent the next arrivals into go arounds.

The FAA reported: "AIRCRAFT STRUCK A BIRD ON LANDING DAMAGING THE NUMBER ONE ENGINE, CHICAGO, IL.", the aircraft received "unknown damage", the occurrence was rated an incident.
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ICAO Aircraft Type
CRJ7
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Nov 3, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
UA-4420

Aircraft Registration
N546GJ

Aircraft Type
Canadair CRJ-700

ICAO Type Designator
CRJ7

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