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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 223675
Last updated: 12 February 2020
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Time:09:05 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B788 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner
Owner/operator:Jetstar Airways
Registration: VH-VKJ
C/n / msn: 36236/278
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Serious incident
Location:near Osaka-Kansai International Airport -   Japan
Phase: Approach
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Cairns Airport, QLD (CNS/YBCS)
Destination airport:Osaka-Kansai International Airport (KIX/RJBB)
Investigating agency: JTSB
At approximately 15,000 feet during descent into Kansai International Airport, Osaka, Japan, the flight crew of Jetstar Airways flight JQ15 received an engine thrust warning on the number 2 engine, which subsequently started to surge. The crew then received an engine fail indication on the number 1 engine, without any shift in parameters indicating any engine power loss.
That warning was followed by an engine fail warning on the number 2 engine. The number 2 engine auto relight activated and the engine continued to surge during the descent.



Photo of VH-VKJ courtesy

Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
11 September 2016; (c) Phil

Revision history:

03-Apr-2019 07:45 mtchastain Added
03-Apr-2019 07:47 harro Updated [Time, Cn, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
03-Apr-2019 07:50 harro Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
03-Apr-2019 10:57 harro Updated [Photo]

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