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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 176773
Last updated: 17 October 2017
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Time:14:45 JST
Type:Silhouette image of generic B772 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-223ER
Owner/operator:American Airlines
Registration: N781AN
C/n / msn: 29586/266
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 238
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Minor
Location:Narita International Airport (NRT/RJAA) -   Japan
Phase: Landing
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Los Angeles International Airport, CA, USA (LAX/KLAX)
Destination airport:Shanghai Pudong International Airport, China (PVG/ZSPD)
American Airlines flight AAL/AA183 from Los Angeles, CA, USA to Shanghai/Pudong, China diverted to Narita, Japan because of fuel starvation. The plane landed on the runway 34L of Narita International Airport safely, however, fuel was leaking from the No. 1 engine. The plane was stuck on that runway for 50 minutes. No injury were reported. 21 other commercial flights were delayed or diverted due to the runway close.


Revision history:

09-Jun-2015 13:09 isamuel Added

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