On Friday 16 December 2011, the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) will hold a media briefing to accompany the release of its final investigation report into the 20 March 2009 tailstrike of an Airbus A340-541 at Melbourne Airport.

ATSB Chief Commissioner Mr Martin Dolan will present the facts of the investigation and highlight the key safety actions that have resulted by the parties to prevent a recurrence.

Where: 62 Northbourne Avenue, Canberra City, ACT
(ATSB Central Office)

Time: 10.30am (AEDT), Friday  16 December 2011

Copies of the investigation report will be available from 10.30am. An audio recording of the media briefing will be available after midday.

Media contact: 1800 020 616
Last update 15 December 2011