Serious incident Avro RJ100 HB-IXP, Wednesday 20 July 2011
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Date:Wednesday 20 July 2011
Time:11:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic RJ1H model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Avro RJ100
Owner/operator:Swiss Air
Registration: HB-IXP
MSN: E3283
Year of manufacture:1996
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Serious incident
Location:Zürich-Kloten Airport (ZRH/LSZH) -   Switzerland
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:EDDN
Destination airport:Zürich-Kloten Airport (ZRH/LSZH)
Investigating agency: SUST
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
During the approach phase, the aircraft encountered major navigation problems. ATC told the crew of the Avro to perform a go around. After a second approach with assistance by ATC, the aircraft landed without any problems.
The Avro was on the way from Nürnberg - EDDN to Zürich - LSZH. Nobody was injured.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: SUST
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

10 October 2016 HB-IXP Swiss Global Air Lines 0 Genève-Cointrin Airport (GVA/LSGG) non

Revision history:

18-Nov-2011 16:57 Alpine Flight Added
24-Feb-2012 11:26 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type]

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