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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 230825
Last updated: 26 January 2020
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Date:23-NOV-2019
Time:13:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B789 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner
Owner/operator:Japan Airlines
Registration: JA872J
C/n / msn: 35428/690
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 199
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:320 km east of Amami Airport (ASJ/RJKA), Japan -   Pacific Ocean
Phase: En route
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Tokyo/Narita International Airport (NRT/RJAA), Japan
Destination airport:Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL/WMKK), Malaysia
Narrative:
Japan Airlines' flight JAL/JL723 from Tokyo/Narita, Japan to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, a Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, suffered cracks on the front windshield of F/O side while cruising at FL360, 320 km east of Amami oshima island, Japan at ca. 13:30 LT. The flight returned to Narita, where a safe landing was carried out at 15:35 LT. No personal injuries were reported among 199 occupants. The flight has restarted by a replaced ship (another B787-9, JA871J) with nine hours of delay.

Sources:

https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp/hl?a=20191123-00000089-jij-soci
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/jl723#22f11cef


Images:

Photo of JA872J courtesy AirHistory.net


Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
24 June 2019; (c) Juhani Sipilš

Revision history:

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23-Nov-2019 16:01 isamuel Added

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