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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 169945
Last updated: 25 August 2020
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Time:c. 17:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B763 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 767-346ER
Owner/operator:Japan Airlines (JAL/JL)
Registration: JA654J
C/n / msn: 40366/999
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 230
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:95km southeast of Gimpo International Airport (GMP/RKSS) -   South Korea
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Tokyo/Haneda International Airport (HND/RJTT), Japan
Destination airport:Seooul/Gimpo International Airport (GMP/RKSS)
A Boeing 767-346ER, operated as JL/JAL93 from Tokyo/Haneda to Seoul/Gimpo experienced turbulence while descending through 16000 ft at 95km southeast of Gimpo airport. Seven crew out of 12 suffered injuries, and three passengers among 218 felt out of sorts. Since one cabin crew diagnosed serious injury of two-week hospitarization on 16th September, Japan Civil Aviation Bureau JCAB classified this occurence as an accident on 17th. The investigation may be carried out by Korean authorities.




Photo of JA654J courtesy

Tokyo - Narita International (RJAA / NRT)
5 March 2011; (c) Richard Vandervord

Revision history:

17-Sep-2014 19:11 isamuel Added

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