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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163108
Last updated: 6 September 2021
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Time:19:48+ LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320
Owner/operator:Air New Zealand
Registration: ZK-OJC
MSN: 2112
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 151
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Over Dandenong Ranges, Melbourne, VIC -   Australia
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:MEL/YMML
Destination airport:AKL/NZAA
The Air New Zealand Airbus A320, operating as Flight ANZ726, experienced an inflight engine failure shortly after takeoff from Melbourne Tullamarine Airport (YMML), Melbourne, Victoria. The aircraft landed without incident back at the point of departure. There were no injuries reported among the 145 passengers and 6 crew onboard.



Photo of ZK-OJC courtesy

Brisbane - International (YBBN / BNE)
6 January 2018; (c) Peter Gates

Auckland International 8 July 2013

Revision history:

09-Jan-2014 19:26 Geno Added
09-Jan-2014 20:40 northwest85 Updated [Registration, Cn, Damage]
09-Jan-2014 20:46 northwest85 Updated [Narrative]
10-Jan-2014 06:32 flyernzl Updated [Photo, ]

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