ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 76459
Last updated: 26 October 2014
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Date:23-AUG-2010
Time:~4:30 pm LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B733 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-37Q
Owner/operator:Air New Zealand
Registration: ZK-NGO
C/n / msn: 28548/2961
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Minor
Location:Christchurch International Airport -   New Zealand
Phase: Take off
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Christchurch International Airport - NZCH
Destination airport:Auckland Airport - NZAA
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)
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.

Sources:
http://avherald.com/h?article=42ffee61&opt=0

http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-photos/photos/6/6/1/1700166.jpg (photo)



Auckland International 23Aug2008

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Aug-2010 16:17 angels one five Added
24-Aug-2010 18:07 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Sep-2010 14:39 flyernzl Updated [[Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]]
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