Runway excursion Incident Avro RJ100 HB-IXW, Thursday 21 August 2003
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Date:Thursday 21 August 2003
Time:17:46 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic RJ1H model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Avro RJ100
Owner/operator:Swiss International Air Lines
Registration: HB-IXW
MSN: E3272
Year of manufacture:1995
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 99
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Zürich-Kloten Airport (ZRH/LSZH) -   Switzerland
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:EIDW
Destination airport:Zürich-Kloten Airport (ZRH/LSZH)
Investigating agency: BFU Switz.
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
During the approach at approximately 1000 ft above´ground the aircraft veered 45 degrees to the left. With the application of full right rudder the aircraft could be landed on the runway 16. After the landing it appeared that the on the left side the rod of the inner spoiler actuator was broken and the spoiler was partially deployed.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BFU Switz.
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

2 July 2012 HB-IXW Swiss International Airlines 0 24 NM south-east of Rolampont beacon non
Loss of pressurization

Revision history:

05-Feb-2011 07:47 Alpine Flight Added

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