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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204125
Last updated: 12 September 2019
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Date:01-FEB-2005
Time:20:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-838
Owner/operator:Qantas
Registration: VH-VXH
C/n / msn: 33478
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 158
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Category:Incident
Location:Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport (YSSY), Sydney, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:YSSY
Destination airport:YPDN
Investigating agency: ATSB
Narrative:
The aircraft suffered a tailstrike during takeoff from Sydney Airport, resulting in minor damage.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/2005/aair/aair200500382/


Images:

Photo of VH-VXH courtesy AirHistory.net


Adelaide - International (YPAD / ADL)
19 December 2011; (c) Andrei Bezmylov

Revision history:

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