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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163108
Last updated: 14 November 2019
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Date:09-JAN-2014
Time:19:48+ LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320
Owner/operator:Air New Zealand
Registration: ZK-OJC
C/n / msn: 2112
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 151
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Over Dandenong Ranges, Melbourne, VIC -   Australia
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:MEL/YMML
Destination airport:AKL/NZAA
Narrative:
The Air New Zealand Airbus A320, operating as Flight ANZ726, experienced an inflight engine failure shortly after takeoff from Melbourne Tullamarine Airport (YMML), Melbourne, Victoria. The aircraft landed without incident back at the point of departure. There were no injuries reported among the 145 passengers and 6 crew onboard.

Sources:

http://www.stuff.co.nz/travel/travel-troubles/9594721/Engine-trouble-for-Air-NZ-flight
https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11183895
http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/victoria/air-new-zealand-flight-makes-emergency-landing/story-fni0fit3-1226798529176
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/ANZ726


Images:

Photo of ZK-OJC courtesy AirHistory.net


Brisbane (YBBN / BNE)
6 January 2018; (c) Peter Gates


Auckland International 8 July 2013

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Jan-2014 19:26 Geno Added
09-Jan-2014 20:40 northwest85 Updated [Registration, Cn, Damage]
09-Jan-2014 20:46 northwest85 Updated [Narrative]
10-Jan-2014 06:32 flyernzl Updated [Photo, ]

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