Aviation safety investigations & reports

Boeing Co 747-444, VH-NLH

Investigation number:
200101996
Status: Completed
Investigation completed

Safety Action

Local safety action

As a result of the investigation, Airservices Australia reminded its Brisbane TOPS Group staff:

  1. to utilise staff appropriately to maintain safety and the integrity of the air traffic system, and
  2. to leave the operational room when not required for duty.

Brisbane Centre also reviewed refresher training with a view to incorporating controller defensive techniques.

General details
Date: 06 May 2001   Investigation status: Completed  
Time: 0630 hours UTC    
Location   (show map): GUTEV, (IFR)    
State: International    
Release date: 11 February 2002   Occurrence category: Incident  
Report status: Final   Highest injury level: None  

Aircraft 1 details

Aircraft 1 details
Aircraft manufacturer The Boeing Company  
Aircraft model 747  
Aircraft registration VH-NLH  
Type of operation Air Transport High Capacity  
Damage to aircraft Nil  
Departure point Sydney, NSW  
Destination HONG KONG  

Aircraft 2 details

Aircraft 2 details
Aircraft manufacturer The Boeing Company  
Aircraft model 767  
Aircraft registration ZK-NCL  
Type of operation Air Transport High Capacity  
Damage to aircraft Nil  
Departure point Melbourne, VIC  
Destination HONG KONG  
Last update 13 May 2014