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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204839
Last updated: 6 August 2020
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Time:17:25 lt
Type:Silhouette image of generic B789 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner
Owner/operator:JAL Japan Airlines
Registration: JA861J
C/n / msn: 35422/139
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 177
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Helsinki - Vantaa - Airport -   Finland
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Helsinki-Vantaa Airport (HEL/EFHK)
Destination airport:Tokyo-Narita Airport (NRT/RJAA)
Japan Airlines flight JL414 returned to land at Helsinki-Vantaa Airport, Finland after suffering unspecified problems with one of the aircraft's GEnx-1B engines.
The aircraft, a Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner took off from runway 22R at 17:25 hours local time. A person on the ground reportedly observed a flame and heard a noise from one of the engines. The aircraft turned south and circled over the Gulf of Finland to dump fuel.
The aircraft landed uneventfully at 18:30 on runway 22L.



Photo of JA861J courtesy

Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
30 August 2017; (c) Pertti Sipilš

Helsinki-Vantaa-Airport 23 Jan 2018

Revision history:

21-Jan-2018 19:19 dolly 564 Added
21-Jan-2018 19:24 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
21-Jan-2018 19:24 harro Updated [Source]
22-Jan-2018 10:52 dolly 564 Updated [Total occupants, Source]
24-Jan-2018 12:22 dolly 564 Updated [Photo, ]

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