Craft had history of problems

Number 21459
Subject Aviation
Source Cleveland Plain Dealer
State OH
Year 1991
Publication Date Feb. 18, 1991
Summary This same-day story notes the record of equipment defects for a DC-9 cargo plane that crashed during takeoff. A review of 32 FAA Service Difficulty Reports on the plane filed by its operator noted landing gear malfunctions, cracks and corrosion in the plane structure, and loose, cracked, stripped or frozen parts in the landing gear door, cabin and cargo doors.
Category General
Pages 1
Keywords airplanes;Federal Aviation Authority;FAA;Service Difficulty Reports;airports
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