Accident British Aerospace BAe-146-100 VH-NJR,
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Date:Saturday 2 October 1993
Type:Silhouette image of generic B461 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
British Aerospace BAe-146-100
Registration: VH-NJR
MSN: E1152
Year of manufacture:1990
Engine model:Lycoming ALF502R-5
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Substantial, repaired
Location:Rockhampton Airport, QLD (ROK) -   Australia
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Rockhampton Airport, QLD (ROK/YBRK)
The aircraft was in the circuit area when it struck a pelican with the leading edge of the left wing. The approach was continued and the aircraft landed without further incident. Inspection found that there was a 500mm long tear in the wing skin about one metre from the wingtip. The metal had been pushed back to the front wing spar.



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