Bird strike Incident Boeing 747-8KZF JA18KZ, 19 Apr 2016
ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 186963
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Time:c. 13:40
Type:Silhouette image of generic B748 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 747-8KZF
Owner/operator:NCA- Nippon Cargo Airlines
Registration: JA18KZ
MSN: 36141/1489
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:near Anchorage-Ted Stevens International Airport, AK (ANC/PANC) -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Tokyo Narita International Airport (NRT/RJAA)
Destination airport:Anchorage-Ted Stevens International Airport, AK (ANC/PANC)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
On approach to Anchorage from Tokyo, flight KZ188 struck a bird. The crew made a safe landing on runway 15. The aircraft sustained damage to a wing.
The incident aircraft remained on the ground in Anchorage for 41 hours before it departed for Chicago-O'Hare,IL and Dallas, TX.



Other occurrences involving this aircraft

29 Mar 2018 JA18KZ Nippon Cargo Airlines 0 near Hong Kong International Airport/Chek Lap Kok (HKG/VHHH) min

Revision history:

05-May-2016 18:26 AF5541 Added
05-May-2016 18:29 harro Updated [Time, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
05-May-2016 18:29 harro Updated [Narrative]
01-Jul-2022 11:39 harro Updated [Location, Destination airport]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description

The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2023 Flight Safety Foundation

1920 Ballenger Av., 4th Fl.
Alexandria, Virginia 22314