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Delta CR2 Makes An Emergency Landing At XNA

Posted: Thu Jun 12, 2014 8:51 pm
by 9lflyguy
http://5newsonline.com/2014/06/12/plane-disabled-on-xna-runway/

Looks like everyone is ok. Was commuting through XNA and saw all the action. Picture shows the blowm tire.

RE: Delta CR2 Makes An Emergency Landing At XNA

Posted: Thu Jun 12, 2014 9:08 pm
by RJNUT
i am not a pilot or mechanic but the CRJ200 is the LAST plane i would want a blown tire! just a feeling.

RE: Delta CR2 Makes An Emergency Landing At XNA

Posted: Thu Jun 12, 2014 9:09 pm
by United_fan
Usually the CR2's have flap problems . Happens all the time,here .

RE: Delta CR2 Makes An Emergency Landing At XNA

Posted: Thu Jun 12, 2014 9:37 pm
by MD80
Quoting RJNUT (Reply 1):

i am not a pilot or mechanic but the CRJ200 is the LAST plane i would want a blown tire! just a feeling.

May I ask, why?

RE: Delta CR2 Makes An Emergency Landing At XNA

Posted: Thu Jun 12, 2014 9:39 pm
by Cactus739
Interesting article. Can CRJ's actually dump fuel?

RE: Delta CR2 Makes An Emergency Landing At XNA

Posted: Thu Jun 12, 2014 9:54 pm
by durangomac
[quote=cactus739,reply=4]Can CRJ's actually dump fuel?
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CRJ's can't fuel dump.

RE: Delta CR2 Makes An Emergency Landing At XNA

Posted: Fri Jun 13, 2014 12:39 am
by kcrwflyer
Quoting MD80 (Reply 3):
Quoting RJNUT (Reply 1):

i am not a pilot or mechanic but the CRJ200 is the LAST plane i would want a blown tire! just a feeling.

May I ask, why?

Probably because of how low to the ground they sit and the fact they're hauling a** when landing, comparatively speaking.