Narrative:The Boeing kept descending when approaching Tokyo-Haneda runway 33R (VFR) until it struck the water, 12km ESE of the airport. The aircraft disintegrated on impact and sank.
|Date:||04 FEB 1966|
|Operator:||All Nippon Airways - ANA|
|C/n / msn:|| 18822/126|
|First flight:|| 1965-03-11 (11 months)|
|Engines:|| 3 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-7|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 126 / Occupants: 126|
|Total:||Fatalities: 133 / Occupants: 133 |
|Airplane damage:|| Destroyed|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||12 km (7.5 mls) ESE of Tokyo-Haneda Airport (HND) [Tokyo Bay] (Japan)
|Phase:|| Approach (APR)|
|Nature:||Domestic Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Sapporo-Chitose Airport (CTS/RJCC), Japan|
|Destination airport:||Tokyo-Haneda Airport (HND/RJTT), Japan|
PROBABLE CAUSE: Not determined.
» Aviation Disasters / D. Gero (67-68)Sample newspaper article from Newspaperarchive.com
This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not
display the exact flight path.
Distance from Sapporo-Chitose Airport to Tokyo-Haneda Airport as the crow flies is 814 km (509 miles).
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.