All Nippon Airways / Japanese Air Force Flight 58

All Nippon Airways / Japanese Air Force Flight 58Friday July 30, 1971
A Japan Air Self Defense Force F-86F fighter collided with the B-727. Both aircraft crashed, but the fighter pilot ejected safely. All one hundred sixty-two aboard the 727 were killed. The fighter pilot and his captain was indicted for involuntary homicide. The fighter pilot was acquitted but the captain was convicted and received 3 years in jail for not providing sufficient supervision of his wingman.

Crash Details

DateFriday July 30, 1971
LocationNear Morioko, Japan
Passengers155
Crew9
Fatalities163
Survivors1
Aircraft TypeBoeing B-727-281 / Air Force F86F
OperatorAll Nippon Airways / Japanese Air Force
RegistrationJA8329 / ?
Flight OriginSapporo
Flight Destination Tokyo
Near Morioko, Japan
All Nippon Airways / Japanese Air Force
Boeing B-727-281 / Air Force F86F
1971