Incident Avro RJ100 HB-IXU, Friday 25 March 2005
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Date:Friday 25 March 2005
Time:07:36 UTC
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-IXU
MSN: E3276
Year of manufacture:1995
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 87
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:München-Franz Josef Strauss Airport (MUC/EDDM) -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:LSZH
Destination airport:LKPR
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Narrative:
During climb to cruise, the elevator needs increasing input forces to be moved. The crew decided to divert to Munich Int. Airport. On the approach to MUC below FL100, the forces for moving the elevator become normal.

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

Sources:

http://www.bfu.admin.ch/common/pdf/HB-IXU_2.pdf

History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

9 August 2004 HB-IXU Swiss International Air Lines 0 41 km NE of Frankfurt min
Uncontained engine failure
12 December 2006 HB-IXU Swiss European Air Lines 0 Zürich - LSZH non
Loss of pressurization

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Feb-2011 08:11 Alpine Flight Added

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