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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 189865
Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic E190 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer ERJ-190STD (ERJ-190-100)
Registration: JA242J
MSN: 19000712
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 84
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:near Sendai Airport (SDJ/RJSS) -   Japan
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Sendai Airport (SDJ/RJSS)
Destination airport:Osaka International Airport/Itami (ITM/RJOO)
The Embraer ERJ-190 of J-Air, operating as flight JAL/JL2204 from Sendai to Osaka/Itami, suffered a bird strike on an engine just after takeoff from Sendai, causing an odor in the cabin. The plane returned to Sendai at 12:03 JST. There were no injuries. There is a conflict between news sources, i.e. some reports the damaged engine was No.2, while others say that it was No.1. In a photo of the scene after landing, four personnel was observing the No.1 engine. The time of the incident is also in discussion; the initial report said one minute after takeoff, while another news says ten minutes.



Photo of JA242J courtesy

Osaka - Itami International (RJOO / ITM)
29 March 2020; (c) Hajime Suzuki

Revision history:

07-Sep-2016 06:19 isamuel Added
07-Sep-2016 16:06 Black Typhoon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]
07-Sep-2016 16:07 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
07-Sep-2016 16:52 isamuel Updated [Source, Narrative]
08-Sep-2016 14:35 junior sjc Updated [Narrative]

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