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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 248847
Last updated: 3 December 2021
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Time:00:25 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B77W model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-35RER
Owner/operator:Jet Airways
Registration: VT-JEQ
MSN: 35161/693
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 177
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:VHHH -   Hong Kong
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Delhi-Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL/VIDP)
Destination airport:Hong Kong-Chek Lap Kok International Airport (HKG/VHHH)
Trainee captain on first sector of Final Line Check executed a 486 foot per minute landing with recorded 3.23g vertical load on touchdown per DFDR recording. After landing shudder was reported by crew, but the hard landing was not reported or logged. The incident was subsequently detected during Flight Data Monitoring with AirFASE, and reported to engineering. The airframe passed hard landing, nose gear and forward fuselage inspections without issue.


"Report of Hard Landing incident to M/s Jet Airways, B-777-300 aircraft VT-JEQ at Hong Kong during the operation of flight 9W-78(Delhi-Hong Kong) of 27th April 2017", 0/o Director Air Safety(NR), Safdarjunq Airport, New Delhi-03,_Hong_Kong_China,_2017

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

7 May 2014 VT-JEQ Jet Airways 0 London Heathrow Airport, Hounslow, London non


Photo of VT-JEQ courtesy

Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
14 November 2018; (c) Gerard Helmer

Revision history:

16-Mar-2021 08:28 VR-HKG Added

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