Investigation number
AO-2024-007
Occurrence date
Location
Honiara International Airport
State
International
Report status
Pending
Investigation level
Short
Investigation type
Occurrence Investigation
Investigation phase
Final report: Drafting
Investigation status
Active
Aviation occurrence type
Flight Preparation / Navigation
Occurrence category
Incident
Highest injury level
None
Anticipated completion

The ATSB is investigating an incorrect configuration event involving EMBRAER ERJ 190-100 IGW, VH-UYI at Honiara International Airport, Solomon Islands on 23 February 2024.

Passing 2,000 ft on initial climb, the first stage of flap was retracted prior to the aircraft reaching the flap retraction speed.

The ATSB has completed the evidence collection and analysis phases of the investigation and is drafting the final report.

The 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 that appropriate safety action can be taken.

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Aircraft Details
Departure point
Honiara International Airport, Solomon Islands
Destination
Brisbane Airport
Model
ERJ-190-100 IGW
Serial number
19000053
Sector
Jet
Registration
VH-UYI
Operation type
Part 121 Air transport operations - larger aeroplanes
Damage
Nil
Manufacturer
Embraer-Empresa Brasileira De Aeronautica
Aircraft Operator
Alliance Airlines Pty Limited