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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58631
Last updated: 29 August 2019
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Date:07-FEB-2009
Time:7:15 pm loca
Type:Silhouette image of generic B744 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 747-475
Owner/operator:Air New Zealand
Registration: ZK-SUH
C/n / msn: 24896/855
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 365
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Auckland -   New Zealand
Phase: Take off
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Auckland - AKL
Destination airport:Los Angeles - LAX
Narrative:
The flight NZ-6 could not retract the landing gear after takeoff from Auckland. The crew decided to dump fuel and return to Auckland, where the airplane landed safely 90 minutes after takeoff.

Sources:

http://avherald.com/h?article=414ab182&opt=0


Images:

Photo of ZK-SUH courtesy AirHistory.net


Los Angeles - International (KLAX / LAX)
7 November 2004; (c) Alastair T. Gardiner


at Auckland International 27Apr2009

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Feb-2009 10:03 Certosino Added
21-Jun-2009 10:36 flyernzl Updated

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