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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 141888
Last updated: 19 January 2022
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Time:13:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B772 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-246ER
Owner/operator:JAL - Japan Air Lines
Registration: JA705J
MSN: 32893/446
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 260
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Over the Pacific Ocean -   Pacific Ocean
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:RJAA
Destination airport:YSSY
A passenger seat caught fire during climb to cruise over the Pacific Ocean. The aircraft returned to Tokyo Narita International Airport - RJAA where it started.

All occupants escaped uninjured.



Photo of JA705J courtesy

Tokyo - Narita International (RJAA / NRT)
18 March 2017; (c) Anton Homma

Revision history:

15-Jan-2012 02:18 Gordoux Added
15-Jan-2012 02:18 harro Updated [Date, Source]
15-Jan-2012 16:35 RobertMB Updated [Date, Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total occupants, Location, Nature, Source]
20-Jan-2012 03:53 Alpine Flight Updated [Operator, Country, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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