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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 141888
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Date:14-JAN-2012
Time:13:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B772 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-246ER
Owner/operator:JAL - Japan Air Lines
Registration: JA705J
C/n / msn: 32893/446
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 260
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Minor
Location:Over the Pacific Ocean -   Pacific Ocean
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:RJAA
Destination airport:YSSY
Narrative:
A passenger seat caught fire during climb to cruise over the Pacific Ocean. The aircraft returned to Tokyo Narita International Airport - RJAA where it started.

All occupants escaped uninjured.

Sources:

http://www.flightstats.com/go/FlightStatus/flightStatusByFlight.do?id=252098834&airline=JL&flightNumber=771
http://australianetworknews.com/stories/201201/3408383.htm?desktop
http://avherald.com/h?article=44950137&opt=0


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Jan-2012 02:18 Gordoux Added
15-Jan-2012 02:18 harro Updated [Date, Source]
15-Jan-2012 16:35 RobertMB Updated [Date, Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total fatalities, Location, Nature, Source]
20-Jan-2012 03:53 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Operator, Country, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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