Qantas A332 near Sydney on Apr 4th 2018, hydraulic failure

Last Update: April 4, 2018 / 21:23:14 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 4, 2018

Classification
Incident

Airline
Qantas

Flight number
QF-583

Destination
Perth, Australia

Aircraft Registration
VH-EBD

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-200

ICAO Type Designator
A332

A Qantas Airbus A330-200, registration VH-EBD performing flight QF-583 from Sydney,NS to Perth,WA (Australia), was enroute at FL320 about 160nm west of Sydney when the crew decided to return to Sydney reporting a hydraulic failure. On approach to Sydney the crew advised due to the hydraulic failure they needed to manually extend the landing gear and thus were "not interested in a go around". The aircraft landed safely on Sydney's runway 16R about 50 minutes after turning around.

A replacement Airbus A330-200 registration VH-EBB reached Perth with a delay of 3:15 hours.
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Manufacturer
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Aircraft Model / Type
A330-202
ICAO Aircraft Type
A332
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 4, 2018

Classification
Incident

Airline
Qantas

Flight number
QF-583

Destination
Perth, Australia

Aircraft Registration
VH-EBD

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-200

ICAO Type Designator
A332

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