CommutAir/United Express Embraer ERJ-145 leaves runway at Presque Isle


On 4 March, a CommutAir Embraer ERJ-145 (N14171) operating for United Express from Newark, New Jersey, to Presque Isle, Maine, as UA4933 landed at Presque Isle but left the runway to the right.

First, the aircraft made a go-around. During the second attempt, the mishap occurred. The aircraft carried 28 passengers and 3 crew members. One pilot and three passengers reported minor injuries. On the images, one can see that one landing gear sheared off and wedged between the fuselage and the left engine.

CommutAir statement


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