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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 231030
Last updated: 22 September 2021
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Time:c. 12:25 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-846 (WL)
Owner/operator:Japan Airlines
Registration: JA337J
MSN: 40352/3604
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:near Matsuyama Airport (MYJ/RJOM) -   Japan
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Matsuyama Airport (MYJ/RJOM)
Destination airport:Tokyo-Haneda Airport (HND/RJTT)
Japan Airlines' flight JAL/JL434 from Matsuyama to Tokyo/Haneda, a Boeing 737-800, suffered (a) bird strike(s) just after takeoff at ca. 12:35 LT, causing some damages on No.1 engine. The airplane diverted to Osaka International Airport/Itami (ITM/RJOO) where a safe landing was carried out at 13:15 LT. There were no injuries.



Photo of JA337J courtesy

Osaka - Itami International (RJOO / ITM)
9 January 2016; (c) Hajime Suzuki

Revision history:

02-Dec-2019 12:30 isamuel Added

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