1972 Chicago-O'Hare Runway Collision

1972 Chicago-O'Hare Runway Collision

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. On December 20, 1972, North Central Airlines Flight 575 and Delta Air Lines Flight 954 collided on a runway at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago, Illinois, in the United States. Ten people died and 17 were injured in the accident. Delta Airlines Flight 954 was a regularly scheduled flight from Tampa, Florida, to O'Hare International Airport, Chicago, Illinois. Operating Convair CV-880 N8807E, it departed Tampa at 3:41 p.m. EST on December 20, 1972, and made a routine flight to Chicago, where it landed on Runway 14L at O'Hare International Airport at 5:55 or 5:56 p.m. CST. During their approach, the flight crew was informed that Runways 14L and 14R were being used for departures, but were never told that Runway 27L also was being used for departures.show more

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  • Paperback | 96 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 150g
  • Plicpress
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136283913
  • 9786136283913