Envoy E175 near Birmingham on May 3rd 2022, dropped winglet in flight in turbulence
Last Update: May 4, 2022 / 18:08:22 GMT/Zulu time
A replacement Embraer ERJ-175 registration N246NN reached Dallas with a delay of about 4 hours.
The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Birmingham about 18 hours after landing.
On May 4th 2022 the FAA reported: "AIRCRAFT ENCOUNTERED MODERATE TO SEVERE TURBULENCE AND POST FLIGHT INSPECTION REVEALED A PIECE OF RIGHT WINGLET MISSING, BIRMINGHAM, AL.", there were no injuries, the damage is unknown.
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