AIRCRAFT ACCIDENT REPORT: RYAN INTERNATIONAL AIRLINES, DC-9-15, N565PC, LOSS OF CONTROL ON TAKEOFF, CLEVELAND-HOPKINS INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, CLEVELAND, OHIO, FEBRUARY 17, 1991

This report explains the crash on takeoff of Ryan International Airlines flight 590 at Cleveland, Ohio, on February 17, 1991. The safety issues discussed in the report are the disseminaiton of information regarding precautions to be taken when operating in conditions conducive to airframe ice and the particular susceptibility of DC-9 series 10 airplanes to control problems during takeoff when a minute amount of ice is on the wing. Recommendations concerning these issues were made to the Federal Aviation Administration.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Adopted: November 16, 1991. Notation 5499A.
  • Corporate Authors:

    National Transportation Safety Board

    800 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20594
  • Publication Date: 1991

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; Figures;
  • Pagination: 106 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00622329
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NTSB/ARR-91/09
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 31 1992 12:00AM