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Last updated: 22 September 2020
Status:Definitief
Datum:zondag 28 april 1968
Tijd:05:23
Type:Douglas DC-8-31
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Capitol Airways
Registratie: N1802
Constructienummer: 45277/94
Bouwjaar: 1960
Motoren: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT4A-
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 4
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 4
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Atlantic City International Airport, NJ (ACY) (   Verenigde Staten)
Fase: Nadering (APR)
Soort vlucht:Training
Vliegveld van vertrek:Atlantic City International Airport, NJ (ACY/KACY), Verenigde Staten
Vliegveld van aankomst:Atlantic City International Airport, NJ (ACY/KACY), Verenigde Staten
Beschrijving:
A go-around was initiated in critical attitude and airspeed configuration during an attempted two-engine touch-and-go landing. With full power on no. 1 and no. 2 engines and idle power on no. 3 and 4 the DC-8 rolled and yawed right and crashed.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE:
miscellaneous acts,conditions - simulated conditions
dual student - improper operation of powerplant & powerplant controls
dual student - spontaneous-improper action
partial power loss - partial loss of power - 2 engines

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