Accident Boeing 737-846 (WL) JA307J, Saturday 7 January 2023
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Date:Saturday 7 January 2023
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 737-846 (WL)
Owner/operator:Japan Airlines
Registration: JA307J
MSN: 35336/2450
Year of manufacture:2007
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 140
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:E of Miyazaki -   Japan
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Tokyo-Haneda Airport (HND/RJTT)
Destination airport:Miyazaki Airport (KMI/RJFM)
Investigating agency: JTSB
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Japan Airlines flight JL687, a Boeing 737-846, encountered turbulence during the descent to Miyazaki Airport, Japan.
One female passenger of age 60s hit her chest against the armrest of the seat and was seriously injured.
The aircraft continued the flight and landed at the airport at 10:04.
The passenger went hospital later, and was found her left 8th and 9th ribs fractured. She reported her injury to JAL on 23rd January. JCAB rated the occurrence as an accident.


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