Qantas 575 Evacuation Sydney ATC

Qantas Flight 575 was climbing out of Sydney on December 15, 2019 when the crew received indication of a hydraulic leak, stopped the climb at FL230, and returned to Sydney for a safe landing on runway 34L about 45 minutes after departure. The captain initiated a qantas emergency evacuation via slides.

See the ATC conversation on Air Traffic Café


Thanks, I’ll have a listen tomorrow. Seems like your thing @Qantas094.


Yep, heard about it a few days ago.

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It happened about 2 weeks ago. This is the ATC conversation, all cleaned up and trimmed for timing. Unfortunately the ground communication isn’t available, but the rest of it is.