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Qantas Airways Boeing 747-300 (B747) VH-EBT aircraft was towed across the path of Cathay Pacific Airways Boeing 747-300 (B747) VR-HIJ which had commenced take-off on runway 34 on a scheduled flight to Hong Kong.

The incident occurred at Sydney (Kingsford Smith) Airport on Tuesday 11 September 1990 at 1350 hours Eastern Standard Time.

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General details
Date: 11 September 1990 Investigation status: Completed 
Time: 1350 EST Investigation type: Occurrence Investigation 
Location:Sydney Airport  
State: New South Wales Occurrence class: Infrastructure 
Release date: 09 November 1991 Occurrence category: Accident 
Report status: Final Highest injury level: None 
 
Aircraft 1 details
Aircraft manufacturer: The Boeing Company 
Aircraft model: 747-300 
Aircraft registration: VH-EBT 
Type of operation: Air Transport High Capacity 
Sector: Jet 
Aircraft 2 details
Aircraft manufacturer: The Boeing Company 
Aircraft model: 747-300 
Aircraft registration: VR-HIJ 
Type of operation: Air Transport High Capacity 
 
 
 
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