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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 230297
Last updated: 8 March 2020
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Time:17:55 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic CRJ7 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bombardier CL-600-2C10 (CRJ-702ER)
Owner/operator:IBEX Airlines
Registration: JA11RJ
C/n / msn: 10344
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 73
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:20 km southwest of Yonago Airport/Miho Airbase (YGJ/RJOH) -   Japan
Phase: En route
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Sendai Airport (SDJ/RJSS)
Destination airport:Fukuoka Airport (FUK/RJFF)
IBEX Airlines flight IBX/FW16 from Sendai to Fukuoka, a CRJ-702ER, suffered crack of captain's windshield in flight at 17:55 LT. The flight crew made an emergency landing at Fukuoka safely at 18:38 LT. The runway was closed for four minutes, and 16 other flights delayed for 33 minutes maximum. No personal injuries were reported among 73 occupants. The return flight was cancelled.
According to record, FW16 flew at FL340 until 17:59 LT over Shimane prefecture, and made a descent to 9800 feet that was reached at 18:10 LT.
It was revealed in the later days that the oxygen masks had been dropped down automatically in the cabin during the flight crew commenced the initial emergency action. JTSB launched an investigation as a serious incident.


Revision history:

31-Oct-2019 07:14 isamuel Added
01-Nov-2019 11:52 isamuel Updated [Time, Total occupants, Location, Source, Narrative]
05-Nov-2019 16:56 isamuel Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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