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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 194950
Last updated: 25 May 2020
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Time:11:05 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B77W model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-35RER
Owner/operator:Jet Airways
Registration: VT-JEW
C/n / msn: 35164/660
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 352
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Serious incident
Location:Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport (AMS/EHAM) -   Netherlands
Phase: Take off
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport (AMS/EHAM)
Destination airport:Toronto-Pearson International Airport, ON (YYZ/CYYZ)
Investigating agency: Dutch Safety Board
Jet Airways flight 9W234 returned to land at Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport, Netherlands after reports that the aircraft suffered a tail strike on departure.
The Boeing 777-35RER took off from runway 18C at 11:05 LT.
About 11:10 the Departure controller radioed that the Tower controller thought that the observed a tailstrike on rotation, but that the runway controller did not notice anything.
About 11:12 the Radar controller cleared the flight to climb to FL240. However, about two minutes later the flight requested permission to stop the climb at FL150. Subsequently a request was made to turn back to Schiphol Airport and to descend. The Rdaar controller issued vectors and cleared the flight down to FL100.

A safe landing was carried out on runway 27 at 12:18 LT,



Photo of VT-JEW courtesy

London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
28 January 2019; (c) Paul Seymour

Revision history:

21-Apr-2017 11:38 harro Added
21-Apr-2017 11:40 harro Updated [Photo, ]
21-Apr-2017 12:06 harro Updated [Narrative]
21-Apr-2017 12:15 harro Updated [Narrative]
21-Apr-2017 13:31 harro Updated [Total occupants, Narrative]
21-Apr-2017 14:05 p3dr0x Updated [Country]
21-Apr-2017 19:58 harro Updated [Embed code]
22-Apr-2017 19:58 harro Updated [Embed code, Damage, Narrative]
15-Aug-2017 19:51 harro Updated [Source]

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