dtwa320
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Joined: Fri Oct 01, 1999 8:15 am

JAL 747

Thu Oct 07, 1999 11:37 am

I just heard of a JAL 747 getting struck with lightning. Just thought someone would like to know about it.. here's the link.

http://tampabayonline.net/news/apbreak.htm

Note: (link maybe become outdated with time)
 
kaitak
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Joined: Wed Aug 18, 1999 5:49 am

RE: JAL 747

Fri Oct 08, 1999 1:24 am

Yes, the 747 (model not known) was taking off from Kansai to Brisbane; was hit by lightning, but landed safely at KIX at 11.25pm. No injuries to any of the 437 pax/crew.

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