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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 268987
Last updated: 30 November 2021
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Time:21:33 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B77W model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-346ER
Owner/operator:Japan Air Lines
Registration: JA740J
MSN: 36127/744
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Los Angeles International Airport, CA (LAX/KLAX) -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Los Angeles International Airport, CA (LAX/KLAX)
Destination airport:Tokyo-Haneda Airport (HND/RJTT)
JAL flight JL15, a Boeing 777-346ER, suffered an engine issue shortly after takeoff from Los Angeles International Airport, California, USA. A photo of the incident shows flames behind the engine no.2 exhaust.
The flight crew elected to turn back and a safe landing was made at 22:18 UTC, 45 minutes after takeoff.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

26 Dec 2020 JA740J Japan Airlines 0 east of Japan unk



Photo of JA740J courtesy

London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
14 September 2016; (c) Kas van Zonneveld

Revision history:

16-Oct-2021 17:37 harro Added
16-Oct-2021 17:46 harro Updated [Embed code, Narrative]

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