Re: 737: Take-off without flaps?

Date:         28 Dec 96 14:20:11 
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There was a 747 (Lufty, I think) in Africa in about 1978 if I recall
correctly, that took off without LED`s deployed and crashed as a result.
I don`t remember the details of why they weren`t deployed, presumably the
signal from the TE flaps wasn`t working, and the crew missed the LED`s in
the before To checks. Perhaps someone here knows.

J Morris