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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 194812
Last updated: 27 July 2017
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Date:07-APR-2017
Time:09:50 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B744 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 747-438
Owner/operator:Qantas
Registration: VH-OJU
C/n / msn: 25566/1239
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: None
Category:Serious incident
Location:110 km SE of Hong Kong -
Phase: En route
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Melbourne-Tullamarine Airport, VIC (MEL/YMML)
Destination airport:Hong Kong-Chek Lap Kok International Airport (HKG/VHHH)
Investigating agency: Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB)
Narrative:
The ATSB is investigating a stick shaker activation incident involving Qantas flight QF29, 110 km SE of Hong Kong (BETTY IFR).
The Boeing 747-400 was descending towards the destination of Hong Kong when it entered a holding at 09:48 UTC.
While holding at flight level 220, the flight crew received a stick shaker activation and detected airframe buffeting. The flight crew disconnected the autopilot and manoeuvred the aircraft in response. Fifteen passengers received minor injuries.

Sources:

http://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/2017/aair/ao-2017-044/
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/vh-oju#cfac28c


Images:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Apr-2017 07:07 harro Added
14-Apr-2017 07:41 harro Updated [Photo, ]
14-Apr-2017 08:26 harro Updated [Narrative]

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