The ATSB is investigating an avionics system event involving Fokker F100, VH-FNR, at West Angelas Aerodrome, Western Australia, on 1 September 2020.
During landing, the TO/GA (Take-Off / Go-Around) autothrottle mode activated and reverse thrust was unable to be selected.
The evidence collection phase of the investigation will include interviewing flight crew and reviewing aircraft flight data.
A final report will be released at the conclusion of the investigation. Should a critical safety issue be identified during the course of the investigation, the ATSB will immediately notify relevant parties so appropriate safety action can be taken.
|Date:||01 September 2020||Investigation status:||Active|
|Time:||16:47 WST||Investigation level:||Short - click for an explanation of investigation levels|
|Location:||West Angelas Aerodrome||Investigation phase:||Evidence collection|
|State:||Western Australia||Occurrence type:||Incorrect configuration|
|Report status:||Pending||Highest injury level:||None|
|Anticipated completion:||3rd Quarter 2021|
|Aircraft manufacturer||Fokker B.V.|
|Aircraft model||F28 MK 0100|
|Operator||Virgin Australia Regional Airlines|
|Type of operation||Air Transport High Capacity|
|Damage to aircraft||Nil|
|Departure point||Perth, Western Australia|
|Destination||West Angelas, Western Australia|