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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 14683
Last updated: 23 September 2021
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Date:07-FEB-2008
Time:10:34 ESuT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH8C model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-8-315Q Dash 8
Owner/operator:QantasLink (Eastern Australia Airlines)
Registration: VH-TQZ
MSN: 555
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Incident
Location:Tamworth -   Australia
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Tamworth, NSW
Destination airport:Sydney, NSW
Investigating agency: ATSB
Narrative:
ATC issued a clearance for take off while a vehicle was operating on the runway. The vehicle driver then reported that he was vacating and the take-off clearance was cancelled.

Sources:

[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/2008/AAIR/aair200800588.aspx]

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: ATSB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Images:

Photo of VH-TQZ courtesy AirHistory.net


Adelaide - International (YPAD / ADL)
19 August 2021; (c) Gavin Hughes

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Feb-2008 02:30 Andrew Whitton Added

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