Incident Boeing 777-346ER JA731J, 29 Sep 2017
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 200023
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Time:15:20 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B77W model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 777-346ER
Owner/operator:Japan Airlines
Registration: JA731J
MSN: 32431/429
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 253
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:far east of Japan -   Pacific Ocean
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Los Angeles International Airport, CA (LAX/KLAX)
Destination airport:Tokyo/Narita International Airport (NRT/RJAA), Japan
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A Boeing 777-346ER of Japan Airlines operated as flight JAL/JL61 from Los Angeles, USA to Tokyo/Narita, the crew detected a burnt odour in the cockpit. The flight diverted to New Chitose Airport (CTS/RJCC), Japan, and made a safe landing at 16:50 LT, one and a half hour after the situation started. No personal injuries were reported among 253 on board. It was reported that the printer in the cockpit was over heated.



Revision history:

29-Sep-2017 10:09 isamuel Added
30-Sep-2017 08:53 GeoffR Updated [Narrative]

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