Cathay Pacific B773 near Nagoya on Oct 25th 2019, turbulence injures 4 cabin crew

Last Update: October 25, 2019 / 21:11:58 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Oct 25, 2019

Classification
Accident

Flight number
CX-532

Destination
Nagoya, Japan

Aircraft Registration
B-HNN

Aircraft Type
Boeing 777-300

ICAO Type Designator
B773

Airport ICAO Code
RJGG

A Cathay Pacific Boeing 777-300, registration B-HNN performing flight CX-532 from Hong Kong (China) to Nagoya (Japan) with 125 people on board, was descending through about FL120 towards Nagoya when the aircraft encountered turbulence causing minor injuries to 4 cabin crew. The aircraft continued for a safe landing on Nagoya's runway 36 about 15 minutes later.

The 4 cabin crew took a taxi to a hospital to have bruises and scratches treated.

Metars:
RJGG 251400Z 31020KT 9999 FEW020 20/15 Q1009 NOSIG=
RJGG 251330Z 30015KT 9999 FEW020 20/15 Q1010 NOSIG=
RJGG 251300Z 32017KT 9999 FEW020 20/15 Q1010 NOSIG=
RJGG 251230Z 32018KT 9999 FEW020 20/15 Q1010 NOSIG=
RJGG 251200Z 30010KT 9999 FEW020 20/15 Q1010 NOSIG=
RJGG 251130Z 28013KT 9999 FEW020 19/15 Q1010 NOSIG=
RJGG 251100Z 28010KT 9999 FEW020 19/15 Q1010 NOSIG=
RJGG 251030Z 28013KT 9999 FEW020 20/16 Q1010 NOSIG=
RJGG 251000Z 30014KT 9999 FEW020 20/16 Q1009 NOSIG=
RJGG 250930Z 30014KT 9999 FEW020 20/16 Q1008 NOSIG=
RJGG 250900Z 29014KT 9999 FEW020 SCT045 19/16 Q1008 NOSIG=
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Oct 25, 2019

Classification
Accident

Flight number
CX-532

Destination
Nagoya, Japan

Aircraft Registration
B-HNN

Aircraft Type
Boeing 777-300

ICAO Type Designator
B773

Airport ICAO Code
RJGG

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