Pinnacle CRJ2 at Cleveland on Dec 21st 2012, runway excursion while vacating the runway

Last Update: December 22, 2012 / 16:52:45 GMT/Zulu time

Bookmark this article
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 21, 2012


Flight number

Aircraft Registration

ICAO Type Designator

A Pinnacle Airlines Canadair CRJ-200 on behalf of Delta Airlines, registration N8938A performing flight 9E-3899/DL-3899 from New York JFK,NY to Cleveland,OH (USA), had safely landed on Cleveland's runway 24L but during turn off skidded resulting in the nose wheels slide off paved surface and come to a stop on soft ground at about 21:46L (02:46Z Dec 22nd). No injuries and no damage occurred. The passengers disembarked onto the intersection runway/taxiway and were bussed to the terminal.

The runway was closed for about one hour.

An Airbus A320-200 on approach went around and entered a hold to assess options, encountered icing conditions in cloud and climbed further. After being told, that an aircraft had slid off runway 24L into a caravan with casualties and indefinite closure of runways 24 (length 9000 and 9950 feet/2740 and 3030 meters) and only runway 28 (length 6000 feet/1830 meters) available with no braking action reports available yet the crew decided to divert.

KCLE 220451Z 32021G33KT 8SM -SN OVC026 M01/M05 A2979 RMK AO2 PK WND 32035/0434 SLP094 P0000 T10061050 400331017
KCLE 220351Z 32019G32KT 6SM -SN BLSN OVC026 00/M04 A2976 RMK AO2 PK WND 31037/0336 SLP084 P0000 T00001044
KCLE 220251Z 32022G33KT 5SM -SN BKN024 OVC030 00/M04 A2973 RMK AO2 PK WND 32039/0233 SLP075 P0000 60005 8/5// T00001039 51028
KCLE 220151Z 32027G34KT 3SM -SN BLSN FEW018 BKN024 OVC034 00/M04 A2970 RMK AO2 PK WND 32038/0055 SLP065 P0001 T00001039
KCLE 220125Z 31016G22KT 2 1/2SM -SN BLSN SCT015 BKN020 OVC041 M01/M03 A2969 RMKAO2 PK WND 32038/0055 P0000
KCLE 220134Z 32016G24KT 3SM -SN BLSN FEW012 BKN016 OVC031 00/M03 A2970 RMK AO2 PK WND 32038/0055 P0001
KCLE 220101Z 32016G38KT 5SM -SN BLSN FEW019 BKN029 OVC050 M01/M03 A2968 RMK AO2PK WND 32038/0055 CIG 022 NE P0000
KCLE 220051Z 31023G30KT 2SM -SN BLSN FEW008 BKN017 OVC046 M01/M03 A2968 RMK AO2 PK WND 32031/0041 SLP057 P0003 T10061028
KCLE 220033Z 31023G29KT 1SM -SN BLSN FEW007 BKN010 OVC018 M01/M02 A2967 RMK AO2PK WND 33029/0032 P0002
KCLE 220044Z 31021G31KT 2SM -SN BLSN FEW008 BKN013 OVC033 M01/M03 A2968 RMK AO2PK WND 32031/0041 P0003
KCLE 220016Z 31015G23KT 2SM -SN BLSN BKN012 OVC050 M01/M03 A2966 RMK AO2 PK WND30028/2356 P0001
KCLE 220022Z 31019G28KT 3/4SM -SN BLSN OVC012 M01/M02 A2966 RMK AO2 PK WND 31028/0018 P0002
KCLE 220047Z 32018G31KT 1 3/4SM -SN BLSN FEW008 BKN017 OVC028 M01/M03 A2968 RMKAO2 PK WND 32031/0041 P0003
KCLE 212351Z 30016G25KT 1 1/4SM -SN BLSN FEW012 OVC019 M01/M03 A2965 RMK AO2 PK WND 30032/2300 SLP047 P0002 60014 931016 4/002 8/5// T10061028 10000 21017 51040
KCLE 212333Z 31015G26KT 1 3/4SM -SN OVC021 M01/M03 A2964 RMK AO2 PK WND 30032/2300 P0000
KCLE 212251Z 31016G25KT 8SM -SN BKN023 OVC029 M01/M04 A2962 RMK AO2 PK WND 29031/2214 SLP036 P0001 T10061039
KCLE 212206Z 30015G27KT 1/2SM SN FZFG FEW007 BKN013 OVC022 M01/M03 A2959 RMK AO2 PK WND 31027/2203 P0001
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 21, 2012


Flight number

Aircraft Registration

ICAO Type Designator

This article is published under license from © of text by
Article source

You can read 2 more free articles without a subscription.

Subscribe now and continue reading without any limits!

Are you a subscriber? Login

Read unlimited articles and receive our daily update briefing. Gain better insights into what is happening in commercial aviation safety.

Send tip

Support AeroInside by sending a small tip amount.

Related articles

Newest articles

Subscribe today

Are you researching aviation incidents? Get access to AeroInside Insights, unlimited read access and receive the daily newsletter.

Pick your plan and subscribe


Blockaviation logo

A new way to document and demonstrate airworthiness compliance and aircraft value. Find out more.


ELITE Simulation Solutions is a leading global provider of Flight Simulation Training Devices, IFR training software as well as flight controls and related services. Find out more.

Blue Altitude Logo

Your regulation partner, specialists in aviation safety and compliance; providing training, auditing, and consultancy services. Find out more.

AeroInside Blog
Popular aircraft
Airbus A320
Boeing 737-800
Boeing 737-800 MAX
Popular airlines
American Airlines
Air Canada
British Airways