Expressjet E145 at Houston on May 3rd 2012, cargo fire indication

Last Update: May 4, 2012 / 16:25:08 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 3, 2012

Airline
Expressjet

Aircraft Registration
B-22810

Aircraft Type
Embraer ERJ-145

ICAO Type Designator
E145

An Expressjet Embraer ERJ-145 on behalf of United, flight EV-4299/UA-4299 from Houston,TX to Baton Rouge,LA (USA) with 47 passengers, was climbing out of Houston when the crew reported a cargo fire indication, levelled off at 4000 feet and returned to Houston for a safe landing on runway 27 about 15 minutes after departure. Emergency services found no trace of fire, heat or smoke.

The airline reported there was a faint smell of smoke in the cabin of the aircraft.

A replacement Embraer ERJ-145 reached Baton Rouge with a delay of 2:15 hours.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 3, 2012

Airline
Expressjet

Aircraft Registration
B-22810

Aircraft Type
Embraer ERJ-145

ICAO Type Designator
E145

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