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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204737
Last updated: 21 February 2020
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Date:17-JAN-2018
Time:10:31 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B77W model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-31BER
Owner/operator:China Southern
Registration: B-2007
C/n / msn: 43221/1223
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 315
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:near Auckland -   New Zealand
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Auckland International Airport (AKL/NZAA)
Destination airport:Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport (CAN/ZGGG)
Narrative:
China Southern flight CZ306 returned to land at Auckland International Airport, New Zealand. The flight took off from runway 05R at 10:15 UTC (23:15 LT).
The climb was arrested at 5000 feet and the aircraft turn right, heading to the south along the coast. The Boeing 777-300ER subsequently climbed to FL100 to dump fuel.
The flight reported hydraulic problems and returned for a safe landing on runway 05R at 11:17 UTC (00:17 LT, January 18).

Sources:

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/cz306#10267a77
https://www.stuff.co.nz/travel/travel-troubles/100672415/china-southern-flight-from-auckland-to-china-forced-to-make-emergency-landing
https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11977066


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Jan-2018 11:11 AF5541 Added
20-Jan-2018 11:16 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]

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