Loss of pressurization Serious incident Avro RJ100 HB-IXU, Tuesday 12 December 2006
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Date:Tuesday 12 December 2006
Time:14:55 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic RJ1H model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Avro RJ100
Owner/operator:Swiss European Air Lines
Registration: HB-IXU
MSN: E3276
Year of manufacture:1995
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 64
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Serious incident
Location:Zürich - LSZH -   Switzerland
Phase: En route
Departure airport:München-Franz Josef Strauss Airport (MUC/EDDM)
Destination airport:Zürich-Kloten Airport (ZRH/LSZH)
Investigating agency: BFU Switz.
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Emergency descend after a cabin pressure defect. Aircraft landed safely in Zürich - LSZH. Nobody was injured.

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



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
25 March 2005 HB-IXU Swiss International Air Lines 0 München-Franz Josef Strauss Airport (MUC/EDDM) non

Revision history:

12-Feb-2011 10:59 Alpine Flight Added

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