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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 247265
Last updated: 14 September 2021
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Time:12:47 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic E170 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer ERJ-170-100STD
Registration: JA216J
MSN: 17000299
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 77
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Serious incident
Location:Misawa Airport (MSJ/RJSM) -   Japan
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Osaka-Itami Airport (ITM/RJOO)
Destination airport:Misawa Airport (MSJ/RJSM)
Investigating agency: JTSB
An F-2A fighter plane made a runway incursion incident at Misawa Air Base. The F-2A entered the active runway though it was instructed by the tower to hold short. At the time of the incident, an Embraer ERJ170-100STD of J-Air, JA216J (c/n 17000299), operating flight JAL/JL2163 from Osaka International Airport/Itami (ITM/RJOO) to Misawa with 77 people onboard had been cleared to land, and was on the final approach around 2.4 nm (about 4.4 km) from the runway. J-Air made a go-around, and landed safely 15 minutes later. No personal injuries were reported.

In this serious incident, it is probable that Aircraft A made an incursion on the runway which Aircraft B with landing clearance was approaching on the final course, because the PIC of Aircraft A who was waiting on the taxiway in front of the runway misunderstood the departure delay information provided by the air traffic controller as the take-off clearance, failed to listen to the controllerís corrective response by reporting the completion of pre-flight procedures immediately after making incorrect read back, and failed to visually confirm the final approach course.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: JTSB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 4 months
Download report: Final report
Other occurrences involving this aircraft

29 Jan 2021 JA216J J-Air 0 Sapporo/New Chitose Airport (CTS/RJCC) non


Revision history:

30-Jan-2021 11:08 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport]

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