Re: SAS ditching near LAX

Date:         01 Mar 97 18:42:16 
From:         Ken <kgm0001@jove.acs.unt.edu>
Organization: University of North Texas
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Niels Sampath wrote:
>
> In article <airliners.1997.207@ohare.Chicago.COM>
>            bizfixer@aol.com "Bizfixer" writes:
>
> >Tokyo/Haneda - similar setup to SFO - had a series of accidents in the 60s
> >which demonstrate an important moral:  never fly with someone whose number
> >is up!  An Air Canada DC-8 hit the seawall and cartwheeled down the
>             ^^^^^^^^^^^
> >runway, killing all but 17.
>
> This doesn't ring any bells with me, and Air Canada never flew (sched.)
> to Tokyo in the `60s. Canadian Pacific maybe??

It was Canadian Pacific and it happened the day before the BOAC B-707
broke-up over Mt. Fuji.

Ken Madden