Airnorth Regional E170 near Darwin on Jan 7th 2016, loss of cabin pressure

Last Update: January 7, 2016 / 10:56:11 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 7, 2016

Classification
Incident

Flight number
TL-112

Aircraft Registration
VH-SWO

Aircraft Type
Embraer ERJ-170

ICAO Type Designator
E170

An Airnorth Regional Embraer ERJ-170, registration VH-SWO performing flight TL-112 from Darwin,NT to MacArthur River,NT (Australia), had just levelled off at FL310 about 70nm southeast of Darwin when the crew initiated an emergency descent due to the loss of cabin pressure and returned to Darwin for a safe landing about 20 minutes later.

The flight was cancelled.

Preliminary information suggests that both bleed air systems failed.
Aircraft Registration Data
Registration mark
VH-SWO
Country of Registration
Australia
Date of Registration
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Airworthyness Category
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TCDS Ident. No.
Manufacturer
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Aircraft Model / Type
ERJ 170-100 LR
ICAO Aircraft Type
E170
Year of Manufacture
Serial Number
Maximum Take off Mass (MTOM) [kg]
Engine Count
Engine
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Main Owner
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Main Operator
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 7, 2016

Classification
Incident

Flight number
TL-112

Aircraft Registration
VH-SWO

Aircraft Type
Embraer ERJ-170

ICAO Type Designator
E170

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