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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 194022
Last updated: 15 October 2021
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Date:08-MAR-2017
Time:08:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH8B model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-8-201
Owner/operator:Oriental Air Bridge
Registration: JA801B
MSN: 566
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 32
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:over Sasebo city, Nagasaki prefecture -   Japan
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Nagasaki Airport (NGS/RJFU)
Destination airport:Tsushima Airport (TSJ/RJDT)
Narrative:
Oriental Air Bridge's flight ORC/OC51 from Nagasaki to Tsushima returned to Nagasaki due to white smoke in the cockpit. The airplane made a safe landing at 08:55 LT. No personal injuries were reported. Following 10 commercial flights were cancelled.

Sources:

http://www.news24.jp/articles/2017/03/08/07355925.html
http://web.archive.org/web/20170312053204/http://www3.nhk.or.jp:80/news/html/20170308/k10010902861000.htmlutm_int=news-social_contents_list-items_012
https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp:443/hl?a=20170308-00000076-jij-soci
https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp:443/hl?a=20170308-00000039-mai-soci

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

12 Feb 2014 JA801B Oriental Air Bridge 0 Nagasaki Airport (NGS/RJFU) sub
27 Sep 2017 JA801B Oriental Air Bridge 0 Nagasaki prefecture unk


Images:

Photo of JA801B courtesy AirHistory.net


Fukuoka (RJFF / FUK)
12 November 2013; (c) Danny Grew

Revision history:

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08-Mar-2017 06:47 isamuel Added

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