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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 209441
Last updated: 19 April 2018
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Date:11-APR-2018
Time:23:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B744 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 747-4D7
Owner/operator:Thai Airways International
Registration: HS-TGX
C/n / msn: 27725/1134
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 384
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: None
Category:Serious incident
Location:8km northeast of Tokyo International Airport/Haneda (HND/RJTT) -   Japan
Phase: Approach
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK/VTBS), Thailand
Destination airport:Tokyo International Airport/Haneda (HND/RJTT), Japan
Investigating agency: JTSB
Narrative:
A Boeing 747-400 of Thai Airways International, operating flight THA/TG660 from Bangkok/Suvarnabhumi, Thailand to Tokyo/Haneda, Japan, experienced "Too Low" EGPWS warning during a night time approach to runway 16L of Haneda. The airplane was at 8 km northeast of Haneda and descended to 170 m (560 ft) at the time of the incident. The Boeing executed a go-around, and made a safe landing on runway 22 about 15 minutes later at 00:04 LT of 12 April. No personal injuries were reported. JTSB launched an investigation as a serious incident on 17th April, six days after the incident.

Similar incident has happened on 22 December 2016, i.e. an A320-214 of Peach Aviation aligned wrong runway 23 of Haneda during a VOR A approach for runway 16L after DARKS arrival.

Weather about the time of the serious incident (23:50 LT/14:50Z)
RJTT 111400Z 17014KT 9999 FEW015 SCT035 BKN050 18/15 Q1009 TEMPO 20018G28KT
RJTT 111500Z 19013KT 9999 FEW015 SCT025 BKN060 19/15 Q1009 NOSIG

Sources:

https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp/hl?a=20180417-00000035-mai-soci
https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp/hl?a=20180417-00050063-yom-soci
https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp/hl?a=20180417-00000045-jij-soci
https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp/hl?a=20180417-00000039-asahi-soci
http://jtsb.mlit.go.jp/jtsb/aircraft/detail2.php?id=2211
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/tg660#1100c236


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Apr-2018 07:31 isamuel Added
17-Apr-2018 07:37 144.43.250.31 Updated [Photo, ]
17-Apr-2018 07:41 144.43.250.31 Updated [Narrative]
17-Apr-2018 11:12 124.219.183.119 Updated [Narrative]
17-Apr-2018 15:39 isamuel Updated [Source, Narrative]

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