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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 177428
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Time:08:20 JST
Type:Silhouette image of generic B734 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 737-4Q3
Owner/operator:Japan Transocean Air
Registration: JA8525
MSN: 26605/2752
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 37
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:55 km east-northeast of Tanegashima island, Kagoshima prefecture -   Japan
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Naha Airport (OKA/ROAH)
Destination airport:Kansai International Airport (KIX/RJBB)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Japan Transocean flight 002 from Naha-Okinawa to Kansai, a Boeing 737-4Q3, suffered cabin pressure problem. Both systems were inoperative. The flight crew dropped the cabin oxygen masks, and made a emergency descent from 11000 m (FL360?) to 10000 ft. The plane continued to the destination, and a safe landing was carried out at KIX. No injury were reported. JTSB launched an investigation on this serious incident. This particular plane has suffered a bird strike incident to its No. 2 engine at Ishigaki Airport on 7th April 2015.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

7 Apr 2015 JA8525 Japan Transocean Air 0 New Ishigaki Airport (ISG/ROIG) min
Bird strike.

Revision history:

30-Jun-2015 14:07 isamuel Added

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