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Jan 9, 2015

07:11:06 GMT--Vehicle Incident - Australia - New Zealand

EDIS Number: VIV-20150109-46609-NZL

Date / time: 09/01/2015 07:09:33 [UTC]

Event: Vehicle Incident

Area: Australia

Country: New Zealand

State/County: North Island

Location: [Whenuapai Air Force Base]

Number of Deads: N/A

Number of Injured: N/A

Number of Infected: N/A

Number of Missing: N/A

Number of Affected: N/A

Number of Evacuated: N/A

Damage level: Moderate


An investigation is underway after an Air Force Boeing had to make an emergency landing at its Whenuapai base, in Auckland. The plane had to circle for about an hour before landing safety around 11 o'clock. A statement from the Defence Force says the Boeing 757 experienced technical difficulties during a training flight. As a precaution the crew declared what's known as a 'local emergency' with police and ambulance called to the scene. Five personnel were onboard.

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