Wisconsin CRJ2 at New York on Dec 5th 2012, bird strike
Last Update: February 27, 2014 / 11:57:36 GMT/Zulu time
The NTSB reported in a brief factual report: "Structural damage was found on skin panels, bulkheads, stringers, frames, nose landing gear support structure, ADG enclosure, leading edges, and piccolo ducts. The forward pressure bulkhead was dented, deformed, and punctured in several areas, affecting the structural strength of the bulkhead and require major repair or replacement, thereby qualifying as substantial damage."
The bird was identified as a snow goose.
On Feb 27th 2014 the NTSB released their brief final report concluding the probable cause of the accident was:
an inadvertant birdstrike on approach.
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