Last updated: 12 December 2013
Narrative:The pilot made a coupled ILS Cat. I approach to Nadi (NAN). The autopilot was disconnected at 260 feet agl and the aircraft was on the centreline at the threshold. A sharp gust from the left was encountered and the right maingear wheels touched down outside the runway edge lights. The aircraft ran off the left side of the runway and came to rest with the nosegear collapsed.
|Date:||Saturday 9 March 1991|
|Operator:||Air New Zealand|
|C/n / msn:|| 23328/149|
|First flight:|| 1986-08-08 (4 years 7 months)|
|Engines:|| 2 General Electric CF6-80A|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 12|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 151|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 163 |
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Airplane fate:|| Repaired|
|Location:||Nadi International Airport (NAN) (Fiji)
|Phase:|| Landing (LDG)|
|Nature:||International Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Honolulu International Airport, HI (HNL/PHNL), United States of America|
|Destination airport:||Nadi International Airport (NAN/NFFN), Fiji|
» ICAO Adrep 1/92 (#11)
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Distance from Honolulu International Airport, HI to Nadi International Airport as the crow flies is 5076 km (3172 miles).