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Bombardier CRJ100

The Bombardier CRJ100 is a twin-engined regional airliner with a capacity of maximum 50 passengers produced by the Canadian manufacturer Bombardier Aerospace.

The CRJ100 is a stretched development of the Bombardier/Canadair CL-600 Challenger Corporate Jet (+ 5,92 m / 19ft 5in).


Specifications for the Bombardier CRJ100
Crew 2  
Passengers 50  
Propulsion 2 Turbofan Engines  
Engine Model General Electric CF34-3A1  
Engine Power (each) 40,9 kN 9200 lbf
Speed 850 km/h 459 kts
      528 mph
Mmo (max. Mach) Mach 0.85  
Service Ceiling 12.497 m 41.000 ft
Range 1.815 km 980 NM
    1.128 mi.
Empty Weight 13.236 kg 29.180 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight 21.523 kg 47.450 lbs
max. Landing Weight 21.319 kg 47.000 lbs
Wing Span 21,21 m 69 ft 7 in
Wing Area 48,4 m² 521 ft²
Length 26,77 m 87 ft 10 in
Height 6,22 m 20 ft 5 in
First Flight 10.05.1991  
Production Status out of production  
Production Range 1992-1996  
Total Production 226  
Developed from Canadair Challenger CL-600  
ICAO Code CRJ1  
other TCDS TC Canada A-131  
Data for (Version) Canadair / Bombardier CRJ100  
Variants CRJ100 ER, CRJ100 LR  

Aircraft lost, damaged and hijacked:
Date Aircraft type Reg. Airline Location Fatal Cat.
04-Apr-11 Canadair CRJ-100ER 4L-GAE Georgian Airways, op.for UN Kinshasa-N'D... 32 crashed
12-Nov-09 Canadair CRJ-100ER 5Y-JLD JetLink Express, op.for Rwandair Express Kigali Inter... 1 crashed
14-Feb-08 Canadair CRJ-100ER EW-101PJ Belavia Yerevan-Zvar... 0 crashed
20-May-07 Canadair CRJ-100ER C-FRIL Air Canada Jazz Toronto-Pear... 0 crashed
13-Feb-07 Canadair CRJ-100SE N168CK Fort Aero Moskva-Vnuko... 0 crashed
27-Aug-06 Canadair CRJ-100ER N431CA Delta Connection, opb Comair Lexington-Bl... 49 crashed
22-Jun-03 Canadair CRJ-100ER F-GRJS Brit Air near Brest-Guipav... 1 crashed
28-Dec-99 Canadair CRJ-100LR D-ACJA Lufthansa CityLine Düsseldorf A... 0 hijacked
16-Dec-97 Canadair CRJ-100ER C-FSKI Air Canada Fredericton ... 0 crashed
08-Sep-94 Canadair CRJ-100LR N403SW SkyWest Airlines Burbank/Glen... 0 damaged
26-Jul-93 Canadair CRJ-100 C-FCRJ Bombardier Byers, KS 3 crashed