Re: DC10 / MD11 Gear

Date:         06 Oct 97 02:14:25 
From:         Chuck Till <ctill@mindspring.com>
Organization: MindSpring Enterprises
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Malcolm Weir wrote:
> The entry for N136AA shows that, on 21 May 88, the DC-10-30 suffered a
> nosewheel collapse after aborting take-off at Dallas, with no fatalities and
> 254 survivors.

This is documented at http://www.ntsb.gov/Aviation/FTW/88A106.htm

> N139AA, another DC-10-30, was damaged on 14 Apr 93 when the undercarriage
> collapsed on landing, also at Dallas, with no fatalities and 202 survivors.

This is documented at http://www.ntsb.gov/Aviation/DCA/93A040.htm (the
NTSB quotes tail number 39AA but obviously that's incorrect).