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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240474
 
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Date:11-JUL-1986
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B732 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-277
Owner/operator:Polynesian Airlines Ltd
Registration: VH-CZN
MSN: 22646/778
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Faleolo International Airport, Upolu -   Samoa
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Apia
Confidence Rating:
Narrative:
While landing at Faleolo Airport, the aircraft struck a group of donkeys. Part of one donkey went through the No 2 engine. Repairs to the engine took 3 days to complete. This was a back-up aircraft leased from Ansett Australia for Polynesian's international services.

Sources:

www.aussieairliners.org/b-737/vh-czn2/vhczn.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Aug-2020 02:52 Ron Averes Added
26-Nov-2021 00:24 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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