Airprox Incident Boeing 747-8KZF JA15KZ, 29 Jul 2014
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Date:29-JUL-2014
Time:c. 12:10 AK
Type:Silhouette image of generic B748 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 747-8KZF
Owner/operator:Nippon Cargo Airlines
Registration: JA15KZ
MSN: 36139/1479
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:37 km west of Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC/PANC) -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Narita International Airport (NRT/RJAA), Japan
Destination airport:Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC/PANC), USA
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
A Boeing 747-8KZF freighter operated as NCA/KZ134 from Narita to Anchorage faced to a near miss event during the approach to Ancorage, at about 37 km west of the airport and 6500 ft. Recieving a TCAS advisory and/or warning, KZ134 turned right to avoid a small airplane with visual contact. The least distance of two planes was about 3000 m in horizontal and 200 ft in vertical. The freighter resumed the normal approach after passage of the small plane, and carried out a safe landing about 10 minutes later. The small airplane was not identified at the moment. The Japanese Civil Aviation Breau JCAB classified this occurrence to a serious incident, however, the investigation will be carried out by NTSB, USA.

Sources:

http://www.mlit.go.jp/koku/koku_fr2_000011.html
https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp:443/hl?a=20140801-00000129-jij-soci
https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp:443/hl?a=20140801-00050141-yom-soci
https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp:443/hl?a=20140805-00000041-rps-soci


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Aug-2014 19:44 isamuel Added
10-Aug-2014 07:13 Anon. Updated [Narrative]

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