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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 224640
Last updated: 19 September 2020
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Date:02-MAY-2019
Time:10:05 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B772 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-243ER
Owner/operator:Alitalia
Registration: EI-DBM
C/n / msn: 32782/463
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 255
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:near Tokyo/Narita International Airport (NRT/RJAA) -   Japan
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Rome–Fiumicino International Airport "Leonardo da Vinci" (FCO/LIRF), Italy
Destination airport:Tokyo/Narita International Airport (NRT/RJAA), Japan
Narrative:
A Boeing 777-243ER of Alitalia, operating flight AZA/AZ784 from Rome/Fiumichino to Tokyo/Narita, suffered severe turbulence while on approach to Narita, causing three cabin crew to be injured. The aircraft made a safe landing at Narita twenty minutes later. One of the injured person was sent to the hospital for treatment. The seat belt sign was on at the time of the incident.

Sources:

https://www.asahi.com/articles/ASM5240WBM52UDCB005.html
https://www.jiji.com/jc/article?k=2019050200463&g=soc
https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp/hl?a=20190502-00050129-yom-soci


Images:

Photo of EI-DBM courtesy AirHistory.net


Seoul - Incheon International (RKSI / ICN)
15 April 2016; (c) Alastair T. Gardiner

Revision history:

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02-May-2019 17:06 isamuel Added

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