Aviation safety investigations & reports

Operational event involving Boeing 787, registered 9V-OJC near Perth Airport, Western Australia on 4 December 2015

Investigation number:
Status: Active
Investigation in progress
Phase: Final report: Internal review Read more information on this investigation phase


During approach to runway 21 in day visual meteorological conditions, the aircraft descended below the glideslope resulting in the crew receiving an EGPWS GLIDESLOPE caution. The crew conducted a missed approach before returning to land.

The investigation is continuing.

General details
Date: 04 December 2015   Investigation status: Active  
Time: 17:46 WST   Investigation level: Defined - click for an explanation of investigation levels  
Location   (show map): near Perth Airport   Investigation phase: Final report: Internal review  
State: Western Australia   Occurrence type: Flight below minimum altitude  
  Occurrence category: Incident  
Report status: Pending   Highest injury level: None  
Anticipated completion: 1st Quarter 2020    

Aircraft details

Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer The Boeing Company  
Aircraft model 787-9  
Aircraft registration 9V-OJC  
Serial number 37114  
Type of operation Air Transport High Capacity  
Sector Jet  
Damage to aircraft Nil  
Departure point Singapore  
Destination Perth, WA  
Last update 09 October 2019