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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 189136
Last updated: 7 December 2021
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Date:07-AUG-2016
Time:
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-VKK
MSN: 36237/321
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 320
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:250nm north of Guam -   Guam
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Tokyo/Narita International Airport (NRT/RJAA), Japan
Destination airport:Gold Coast/Coolangatta Airport (OOL/YBCG), QLD, Australia
Narrative:
Jetstar's flight JST/JQ12 from Tokyo/Narita, Japan to Gold Coast/Coolangatta, QLD, Australia had departed Narita at 20:33 JST (11:33 UTC) of 6th August. Somewhere between Narita and Guam, U.S.A. en route, the flight crew received a hydraulic warning. One engine was shut down, and the plane diverted to Guam/Antonio B. Won Pat International Airport (GUM/PGUM) for a precaution landing. A safe landing was accomplished at about 01:26 ChST of 7th August (15:26 UTC of 6th).

Sources:

https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp:443/hl?a=20160807-00000043-jij_afp-int


Images:

Photo of VH-VKK courtesy AirHistory.net


Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
15 September 2018; (c) Jayden Laing

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Aug-2016 11:25 isamuel Added
12-Aug-2016 19:59 AF5541 Updated [Total occupants, Location, Country, Damage]

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