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Narrative:Air New Zealand Flight NZ 532 is reported to have struck a large bird with the left wing while taking off from Christchurch International Airport (NZCH), bound for Auckland Airport (NZAA)
|Time:||~4:30 pm LT|
|Owner/operator:||Air New Zealand|
|C/n / msn:|| 28548/2961|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: / Occupants: |
|Airplane damage:|| Minor|
|Location:||Christchurch International Airport -
|Phase:|| Take off|
|Nature:||Domestic Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Christchurch International Airport - NZCH|
|Destination airport:||Auckland Airport - NZAA|
After a low approach to have the damage inspected, the aircraft made a safe landing back at Christchurch.
A flap was found to have been damaged and the 110 passengers were transferred to another aircraft to continue their journey.
Auckland International 23Aug2008Revision history:
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