Bird strike: Envoy CRJ7 at Richmond on Aug 26th 2015

An Envoy Airlines Canadair CRJ-700 on behalf of American Airlines, registration N526EA performing flight MQ-3102/AA-3102 from Chicago O’Hare,IL to Richmond,VA (USA), was on approach to Richmond’s runway 34 maintaining 2000 feet when the crew reported a large black bird struck the aircraft. The aircraft continued for a safe landing on Richmond’s ruunway 34.

The FAA reported the aircraft sustained minor damage to the nose cone when the aircraft received a bird strike on approach to Richmond.