ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 200002
Last updated: 15 October 2021
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.

Date:27-SEP-2017
Time:19:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH8B model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-8-201Q Dash 8
Owner/operator:Oriental Air Bridge
Registration: JA801B
MSN: 566
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 25
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Nagasaki prefecture -   Japan
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Nagasaki Airport (NGS/RJFU)
Destination airport:Tsushima Airport (TSJ/RJDT)
Narrative:
A Bombardier DHC-8-Q201 of Oriental Air Bridge was operating flight ORC/OC61 from Nagasaki to Tsushima when fog in the cabin was observed en route 20 minutes after take off. The plane returned to Nagasaki where a safe landing was carried out. No personal injuries were reported. This particular airplane had suffered an engine trouble and grounded on 24th September. This incident happened in the first service flight after the preceding engine trouble.

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20171001120816/http://www3.nhk.or.jp:80/news/html/20170927/k10011158821000.htmlutm_int=news-social_contents_list-items_019
http://web.archive.org/web/20171003103119/http://news.tbs.co.jp/newseye/tbs_newseye3169690.html

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

12 Feb 2014 JA801B Oriental Air Bridge 0 Nagasaki Airport (NGS/RJFU) sub
8 Mar 2017 JA801B Oriental Air Bridge 0 over Sasebo city, Nagasaki prefecture unk


Images:

Photo of JA801B courtesy AirHistory.net


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

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Sep-2017 08:59 isamuel Added

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description