All 379 passengers and crew escaped the Airbus A350 aircraft which erupted into a fireball after colliding with a smaller Coast Guard plane shortly after landing. Five of the six Coast Guard plane crew were killed. Firefighters perform a rescue operation on a Coast Guard aircraft at Haneda International Airport, in Tokyo, Japan January 2, 2024. Firefighters work on a burning Japan Airlines' A350 airplane at Haneda International Airport, in Tokyo, Japan January 2, 2024. Aviation safety agencies have warned for years that pausing to collect carry-on baggage risks lives during an evacuation.
Mar 21 2023