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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 220676
Last updated: 22 October 2021
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Time:c. 15:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B77W model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-367ER
Owner/operator:Cathay Pacific
Registration: B-KQR
MSN: 41759/1240
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:near Auckland -   New Zealand
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Auckland International Airport (AKL/NZAA)
Destination airport:Hong Kong-Chek Lap Kok International Airport (HKG/VHHH)
Cathay Pacific flight CX198, Boeing 777-300ER returned to Auckland, New Zealand, after the radome was hit by birds during climb-out.



Photo of B-KQR courtesy

London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
25 February 2018; (c) Mick Bajcar

Revision history:

10-Jan-2019 19:01 Added
10-Jan-2019 19:04 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Photo]
10-Jan-2019 19:05 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]
11-Jan-2019 08:26 harro Updated [Location]

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