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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 227672
Last updated: 14 September 2021
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Time:16:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A333 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-303
Registration: VH-QPI
MSN: 705
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Bangkok -   Thailand
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Sydney-Kingsford Smith International Airport, NSW (SYD/YSSY)
Destination airport:Bangkok-Suvarnabhumi International Airport (BKK/VTBS)
Qantas flight QF23 suffered a bird strike to the no.2 engine on arrival at Bangkok. The return flight was cancelled.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

22 Jun 2009 VH-QPI Qantas 0 Over Borneo min
1 Jun 2018 VH-QPI Qantas 0 near Sydney-Kingsford Smith International Airport, NSW (SYD/YSSY) min



Photo of VH-QPI courtesy

Adelaide - International (YPAD / ADL)
9 April 2021; (c) Gavin Hughes

Revision history:

27-Jul-2019 14:41 harro Added

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