NTSB Identifies Issues In ATL Trim Incident

The Republic Airways regional jet lost pitch trim as a result of chafed and damaged wiring bundles.

On November 6, 2019, the crew of a Republic Airways Embraer EMB-175 regional jet operating a schedule passenger flight under FAR Part 121 declared an emergency shortly after takeoff from the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta (Ga.) International Airport. The crew reported a pitch-trim runaway and difficulty controlling the aircraft. Among other details, the jet climbed to around […]
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