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.
|Date:||10 January 2005||Investigation status:||Discontinued|
|State:||Victoria||Occurrence type:||Rejected take-off|
|Release date:||11 January 2005|
|Report status:||Discontinued||Occurrence category:||Incident|
|Highest injury level:||None|
|Aircraft manufacturer||The Boeing Company|
|Type of operation||Air Transport High Capacity|
|Damage to aircraft||Nil|