Accession Number : ADA352539


Title :   Aircraft Accident Report; Uncontrolled Impact with Terrain, Fine Airlines Flight 101, Douglas DC-8-61, N27UA, Miami, Florida, August 7, 1997


Corporate Author : NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARD WASHINGTON DC


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a352539.pdf


Report Date : 16 JUN 1998


Pagination or Media Count : 155


Abstract : This report explains the accident involving Fine Airlines flight 101, a Douglas DC-8-61, which crashed after takeoff from runway 27R at Miami International Airport, Miami, Florida, on August 7, 1997. Safety issues in the report include the effects of improper cargo loading on airplane performance and handling, operator oversight of cargo loading and training of cargo loading personnel, the loss of critical flight data recorder information, and FAA surveillance of cargo carrier operations.


Descriptors :   *AVIATION ACCIDENTS , DAMAGE , INTERNATIONAL AIRPORTS , AVIATION SAFETY , FLORIDA , CARGO HANDLING , AVIATION INJURIES.


Subject Categories : COMMERCIAL AND GENERAL AVIATION


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE