NTSB Identification: DCA06WA057
Incident occurred Tuesday, July 04, 2006 in Toyota, Japan
Aircraft: Boeing MD-81, registration:
Injuries: 1 Serious,151 Uninjured.

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

On July 4, 2006, at approximately 17:45 Japan time, a Boeing MD-81, JA8499, operated by Japan Airlines encountered turbulence at FL240, 70nm northeast of Toyota, Japan. One passenger suffered a broken leg. There was no damage to the airplane and the flight continued to Fukuoka, Japan with no further incident. This event is being investigated by the Japan ARAIC. The ARAIC has requested support from Boeing in determining flight dynamic forces based on FDR information.

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