Aviation safety investigations & reports

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

Investigation number:
AO-2015-144
Status: Active
Investigation in progress
Phase: Final report: Internal review Read more information on this investigation phase

Summary

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 phase: Final report: Internal review  
Location   (show map): near Perth Airport   Investigation type: Occurrence Investigation  
State: Western Australia   Occurrence type: Flight below minimum altitude  
  Occurrence class: Operational  
Report status: Pending   Occurrence category: Incident  
Expected completion: 1st Quarter 2019   Highest injury level: None  

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 14 November 2018