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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 227097
Last updated: 6 August 2020
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Time:c. 07:17 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic F100 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fokker 100
Owner/operator:Virgin Australia
Registration: VH-FZI
C/n / msn: 11333
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:near Broome, WA -   Australia
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Broome Airport, WA (BME/YBRM)
Destination airport:Perth Airport, WA (PER/YPPH)
Virgin Australia flight VA1486, a Fokker 100, returned to land at Broome, Australia, after reportedly suffering a bird strike on departure.
The aircraft landed back at Broome at 08:39, about 1 hour and 23 minutes after takeoff.



Photo of VH-FZI courtesy

Adelaide - International (YPAD / ADL)
13 January 2020; (c) Gavin Hughes

Revision history:

13-Jul-2019 12:36 harro Added

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