Incident ATR 72-500 (72-212A) ZK-MCP, 22 Jun 2018
ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 212559
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Type:Silhouette image of generic AT72 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
ATR 72-500 (72-212A)
Owner/operator:Air New Zealand Link
Registration: ZK-MCP
MSN: 630
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 75
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:near Napier, Hawke's Bay -   New Zealand
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Napier Airport (NPE/NZNR)
Destination airport:Auckland International Airport (AKL/NZAA)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Air New Zealand flight NZ5018 returned to land at Napier Airport, New Zealand after the no.1 engine exhaust began emitting flames. The engine was shut down and the aircraft returned for a safe landing back at Napier.
Air New Zealand stated that the aircraft had developer an engine surge and that engineers had confirmed there was no fire, and no visible damage to the engine.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

30 Dec 2009 ZK-MCP Mount Cook Airline 0 near Christchurch, Canterbury unk

Revision history:

23-Jun-2018 12:44 Mumbai-Merlin Added
23-Jun-2018 12:48 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Jan-2022 03:53 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description

The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2023 Flight Safety Foundation

701 N. Fairfax St., Ste. 250
Alexandria, Virginia 22314