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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 72834
Last updated: 12 November 2020
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Date:18-FEB-2010
Time:2 pm
Type:Silhouette image of generic A332 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-203
Owner/operator:Qantas Airways
Registration: VH-EBG
C/n / msn: 887
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 197
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:In flight near Sydney, New South Wales -   Australia
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith Airport (SYD/YSSY)
Destination airport:Shanghai - Pudong International Airport (PVG/ZSPD)
Narrative:
The aircraft returned to Sydney because the landing gear could not be completely retracted after takeoff. No additional damage nor injuries reported.

Sources:

http://www.abc.net.au/news/stories/2010/02/18/2823515.htm
http://avherald.com/h?article=42775b94&opt=0


Images:

Photo of VH-EBG courtesy AirHistory.net


Perth (YPPH / PER)
8 November 2019; (c) Kurt Finger

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Feb-2010 01:37 slowkid Added
18-Feb-2010 10:37 A.Chiba Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport]

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