Aviation safety investigations & reports

Boeing Co 737-8BK, VH-VOC

Investigation number:
Status: Discontinued


Preliminary investigation was undertaken into a category 4 occurrence involving a rejected take-off of a Boeing 737 aircraft at Melbourne Airport. The ATSB has terminated the investigation based on evidence gathered that both air traffic control and flight crew acted in an appropriate manner to prevent an infringement of separation standards. There was no safety benefit to be gained from continuing the investigation.

Status: Downgraded the occurrence to category 5 and investigation discontinued.

General details
Date: 10 January 2005   Investigation status: Discontinued  
Time: nk    
Location   (show map): Melbourne, Aero.    
State: Victoria   Occurrence type: Rejected take-off  
Release date: 11 January 2005   Occurrence category: Incident  
Report status: Discontinued   Highest injury level: None  

Aircraft details

Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer The Boeing Company  
Aircraft model 737  
Aircraft registration VH-VOC  
Serial number NK  
Type of operation Air Transport High Capacity  
Damage to aircraft Nil  
Departure point NK  
Departure time NK  
Destination NK  
Last update 16 February 2016