Re: Swissair MD-11 (SR 111, JFK-GVA) crash off Nova Scotia

Date:         05 Oct 98 00:27:10 
From:         dougb@railfan.com (Doug Bailey)
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On 10 Sep 98 03:04:22 , ehahn@mitre.org (Edward Hahn) wrote:
>Karl, I hope that you weren't implying that the maintenance history of
>the DC9 in the Valujet crash was a factor in the crash; while I
>haven't seen the final, definitive report, I don't believe that
>maintenance on the airframe itself was even a partial causal factor in
>that accident.

The final report on Valujet 592 is on the NTSB web site as a PDF file.
It makes fascinating reading. The url is:

http://www.ntsb.gov/Publictn/1997/AAR9706.pdf

Fascinating reading.