ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 178138
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Narrative:Regional Express (Rex) Airlines flight ZL3653, a Saab 340, impacted a kangaroo during the initial stages of takeoff from Mildura Airport, VIC (MQL), Australia.
|Date:||Thursday 30 July 2015|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Aircraft damage:|| Unknown|
|Location:||Mildura Airport, VIC (MQL/YMIA) -
|Phase:|| Take off|
|Nature:||Passenger - Scheduled|
|Departure airport:||Mildura Airport, VIC (MQL/YMIA)|
|Destination airport:||Melbourne Tullamarine Airport, VIC (MEL/YMML)|
|Confidence Rating:|| Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources|
The animal was hit by the propeller, disabling the aircraft. News channels did not elaborate on the injruies sustained by the kangaroo.
http://www.theage.com.au/victoria/melbournebound-plane-cancelled-after-hitting-kangaroo-at-mildura-20150730-ginuz9.html http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/victoria/melbourne-bound-plane-cancelled-after-roo-hit-on-runway/story-fni0fit3-1227463316180 https://flightaware.com/live/flight/VHZLR
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||Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]|
||Updated [Aircraft type]|
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