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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 228770
Last updated: 14 June 2020
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Time:03:00 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A332 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-202
Registration: VH-EBE
C/n / msn: 842
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Perth, WA -   Australia
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Perth Airport, WA (PER/YPPH)
Destination airport:Melbourne-Tullamarine Airport, VIC (MEL/YMML)
Qantas flight 772 from Perth to Melbourne returned to land at Perth, Australia after the aircraft hit a bird (eagle) on departure.



Photo of VH-EBE courtesy

Perth (YPPH / PER)
16 June 2018; (c) Kurt Finger

Revision history:

06-Sep-2019 16:06 harro Added

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