From: firstname.lastname@example.org (SCOTT DRITZ) Organization: Netcom Date: 31 Aug 94 02:17:23 References: 1 Followups: 1 2
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In <airliners.1994.1524@ohare.Chicago.COM> kls@ohare.Chicago.COM (Karl Swartz) writes: >I thought one of US Air's crashes at La Guardia had been an F-100, but >I can't pin it down. I do recall there being some discussion about >the Fokkers not having thrust reversers and this possibly contributing >to the crash. If anyone can e-mail me details I'd appreciate it. The US Air F-100 crashed at La Guardia due to ice accumulation on the wings. The F-100 has a pretty critical wing and it doesn't take much wing contamination to cause problems.