NTSB Identification: DCA98WA055
Accident occurred Sunday, June 14, 1998 in MANILA, Philippines
Aircraft: McDonnell Douglas MD-11, registration:
Injuries: 7 Minor,252 Uninjured.

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.

On June 14, 1998 at about 2232, Manila time, a MD-11 Japan Air Lines flight, JA8580, slid off the left side of the wet runway, runway 24. There were 246 passengers plus two infants, 9 flight attendants, and two pilots. Five to twelve passengers received minor injuries during the evacuation. The Philippine government is in charge of the investigation.

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