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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 200023
Last updated: 28 January 2020
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Date:29-SEP-2017
Time:15:20 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B77W model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-346ER
Owner/operator:Japan Airlines
Registration: JA731J
C/n / msn: 32431/429
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 253
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:far east of Japan -   Pacific Ocean
Phase: En route
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Los Angeles International Airport (LAX/KLAX), CA, USA
Destination airport:Tokyo/Narita International Airport (NRT/RJAA), Japan
Narrative:
A Boeing 777-346ER of Japan Airlines operated as flight JAL/JL61 from Los Angeles, USA to Tokyo/Narita, the crew detected a burnt odour in the cockpit. The flight diverted to New Chitose Airport (CTS/RJCC), Japan, and made a safe landing at 16:50 LT, one and a half hour after the situation started. No personal injuries were reported among 253 on board. It was reported that the printer in the cockpit was over heated.

Sources:

[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp/hl?a=20170929-00000075-asahi-soci]
http://web.archive.org/web/20171004090101/http://www3.nhk.or.jp/news/html/20170929/k10011162181000.htmlutm_int=news-social_contents_list-items_002
http://web.archive.org/web/20171002162619/http://www.news24.jp:80/articles/2017/09/29/07373864.html
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/jl61#f08d697


Images:

Photo of JA731J courtesy AirHistory.net


London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
5 March 2012; (c) Mick Bajcar

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Sep-2017 10:09 isamuel Added
30-Sep-2017 08:53 GeoffR Updated [Narrative]

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