Bird strike Incident Boeing 737-37Q ZK-NGO, 23 Aug 2010
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Date:23-AUG-2010
Time:c. 4:30 pm L
Type:Silhouette image of generic B733 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 737-37Q
Owner/operator:Air New Zealand
Registration: ZK-NGO
MSN: 28548/2961
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Christchurch Airport, Canterbury -   New Zealand
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Christchurch International Airport - NZCH
Destination airport:Auckland Airport - NZAA
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Air New Zealand Flight NZ 532 is reported to have struck a large bird with the left wing while taking off from Christchurch International Airport (NZCH), bound for Auckland Airport (NZAA)
After a low approach to have the damage inspected, the aircraft made a safe landing back at Christchurch.
A flap was found to have been damaged and the 110 passengers were transferred to another aircraft to continue their journey.

Sources:

http://avherald.com/h?article=42ffee61&opt=0

http://www.airliners.net/photos/airliners/6/6/1/1700166.jpg (photo)


Images:


Auckland International 23Aug2008

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Aug-2010 16:17 angels one five Added
24-Aug-2010 18:07 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Sep-2010 14:39 flyernzl Updated [[Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]]
05-Feb-2022 22:48 Ron Averes Updated [Location, Narrative]

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