Saturday, August 13, 2005

Aerospace: Debris from JAL DC10 injures at least two people

At least two people, including a 13 year old boy, were injured when metal fragments fell from a JALways aircraft.The incident happened when one of the DC-10s engines burst into flames.

The Honolulu bound palane with 216 passenegrs on board, returned to Fukuoka Airport, 552 miles west of Tokyo. Police and aviation authorities have begun an inquiry

On August 12, 1985, a JAL plane crashed, killing 520 people.