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Sydney-Kingsford Smith International Airport, NSW profile
Last updated: 5 November 2013
General data
Sydney-Kingsford Smith International Airport, NSW
Country: Australia
IATA code:SYD
ICAO code: YSSY
Elevation: 21 feet / 6 m
Opened: 1920
Notams: Notams for YSSY
Airport history:  
1920Sydney-Mascot Airport, NSW
1953Sydney-Kingsford Smith International Airport, NSW

Aircraft accidents at or near Sydney-Kingsford Smith International Airport, NSW (SYD)

7 occurrences in the ASN safety database

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
19-OCT-1994Boeing 747-312 VH-INH Ansett Australia 0 Sydney-Kings... A2
04-APR-1979Boeing 747SP-21 N530PA Pan Am 0+ 1 Sydney-Kings...   H2
14-MAY-1970DC-9-31   Ansett 0 Sydney-Kings...   H2
16-OCT-1952Douglas DC-4-1009 VH-AND ANA 0 Sydney-Masco...   A2
07-SEP-1946Douglas C-47 (DC-3) VH-ANM ANA 0+ 1 Sydney-Masco...   O1
27-JUN-1945Douglas C-47B (DC-3) A65-77 RAAF 0 Sydney-Masco...   A1
28-SEP-1939Douglas DC-2-210 VH-UYB ANA 0 Sydney-Masco... A2

30 occurrences in the ASN safety database

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
19-NOV-2017ATR-72-600 VH-FVZ Virgin Australia Airlines 0 Canberra Air... A2
14-OCT-2017Boeing 737-838 (WL) VH-VZZ Qantas 0 Sydney-Kings...   A2
10-AUG-2013Airbus A320-232 VH-VGR Jetstar Airways 0 Melbourne-Tu... A2
09-APR-2008Swearingen SA227-AC Metro III VH-OZA Airtex Aviation 1 near Sydney-Kings... A1
13-OCT-2007Embraer EMB-120ER Brasilia VH-EEB Pel-Air 0 Sydney-Kings... A2
15-MAY-2003Beech 200C Super King Air VH-AMR Royal Flying Doctor Service 0 near Coffs Harbou...   A1
01-MAR-2002Boeing 747-436 G-BNLD British Airways 0 near Parkes VOR   A2
25-JUN-2001Embraer EMB-110P1 Bandeirante VH-OZG Airtex Aviation 0 Cootamundra ... A1
23-SEP-1999Boeing 747-438 VH-OJH Qantas 0 Bangkok Inte... A2
05-SEP-1995DHC-6 Twin Otter 320 VH-KZQ Aeropelican Air Services 0 near Sydney, NSW   A2
21-APR-1995Boeing 747-2F6B N742PR Philippine Air Lines 0 near Sydney-Kings...   A2
19-OCT-1994Boeing 747-312 VH-INH Ansett Australia 0 Sydney-Kings... A2
24-APR-1994Douglas C-47A (DC-3) VH-EDC South Pacific Airmotive 0 near Sydney-Kings... A1
21-SEP-1990Boeing 707-336C VR-HKK Air Hong Kong 0 Sydney-Kings...   A2
27-AUG-1990Boeing 747-422 N174UA United Airlines 0 Los Angeles ...   A2
22-APR-1990Cessna 501 Citation I/SP VH-LCL private 0 Lord Howe Is... A1
03-MAY-1989Armstrong Whitworth AW-650 Argosy 2 VH-IPA IPEC 0 Melbourne-Tu...   A2
10-OCT-1985IAI 1124 Westwind VH-IWJ Pel-Air 2 near Sydney-Kings...   A1
21-FEB-1980Beech 200 Super King Air VH-AAV Advance Airlines 13 Sydney-Kings...   A1
04-APR-1979Boeing 747SP-21 N530PA Pan Am 0+ 1 Sydney-Kings...   H2
29-JAN-1971Boeing 727-76 VH-TJA TAA 0 Sydney-Kings... A2
14-MAY-1970DC-9-31   Ansett 0 Sydney-Kings...   H2
01-DEC-1969Boeing 707-321B N892PA Pan Am 0 Sydney-Kings... A2
30-NOV-1961Vickers 720 Viscount VH-TVC Ansett-ANA 15 near Sydney-Kings...   A1
24-MAY-1961Douglas DC-4-1009 VH-TAA TAA 2 Bulwer Islan... A1
12-DEC-1960Douglas DC-3C VH-INI Airlines of NSW 3 near South Head, ...   A1
04-NOV-1957Douglas C-47 (DC-3) VH-EWF East West Airlines 0 near Sydney-Kings... A2
14-SEP-1954Lockheed 414-08 Hudson IVA VH-SML John Fairfax & Sons 3 Barrington T...   A1
27-OCT-1952Douglas C-47B (DC-3) A65-113 RAAF 6 near Cronulla, NSW   A1
27-JUN-1945Douglas C-47B (DC-3) A65-77 RAAF 0 Sydney-Masco...   A1

15 occurrences in the ASN safety database

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
07-DEC-2016Boeing 737-8FE (WL) VH-YFT Virgin Australia Airlines 0 Hobart Airpo... A2
20-FEB-2014ATR-72-600 VH-FVR Virgin Australia Regional 0 near Sydney, NSW A2
04-NOV-2010Airbus A380-842 VH-OQA Qantas 0 near Batam Island   A2
02-FEB-2006Boeing 767-338ER VH-OGH Qantas 0 Melbourne-Tu... A2
02-FEB-2006Boeing 747-422 N127UA United Airlines 0 Melbourne-Tu... A2
03-MAY-2001Beech 1900D VH-IMH QantasLink/Impulse 0 Cooma Airpor...   A2
27-DEC-1999Boeing 737-377 VH-CZM Ansett Australia 0 Melbourne-Tu...   A2
04-JUL-1992Boeing 727-277 VH-ANA Ansett Australia 0 Brisbane Int...   A2
29-JAN-1971DC-8-63 CF-CPQ Canadian Pacific 0 Sydney-Kings... A2
12-DEC-1960Douglas DC-3C VH-INI Airlines of NSW 3 near South Head, ...   A1
27-OCT-1952Douglas C-47B (DC-3) A65-113 RAAF 6 near Cronulla, NSW   A1
16-OCT-1952Douglas DC-4-1009 VH-AND ANA 0 Sydney-Masco...   A2
02-SEP-1948Douglas C-47A (DC-3) VH-ANK ANA 13 near Quirindi, NSW   A1
27-MAR-1943Douglas C-47 (DC-3) A65-2 RAAF 23 near Brisbane-Arc...   A1
28-SEP-1939Douglas DC-2-210 VH-UYB ANA 0 Sydney-Masco... A2