AIRCRAFT ACCIDENT REPORT: FLIGHT INTO TERRAIN DURING MISSED APPROACH USAIR FLIGHT 1016, DC-9-31, N954VJ, CHARLOTTE/DOUGLAS INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA, JULY 2, 1994
This report explains the accident involving USAir flight 1016, a DC-9-31, which crashed near the Charlotte/Douglas International Airport, Charlotte, North Carolina, on July 2, 1994. Safety issues in the report include standard operating procedures for flightcrews and air traffic controllers, the dissemination of weather information to flight crews and flight crew training. Safety recommendations concerning these issues were made to the Federal Aviation Administration, USAir, and the National Weather Service.
National Transportation Safety Board800 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC United States 20594
- Publication Date: 1995-4-4
- Features: Appendices; Figures;
- Pagination: 195 p.
- TRT Terms: Air traffic control; Air transportation crashes; Aircraft separation; Approach control; Crash causes; Fatalities; Flight crews; Injuries; Instrument landing systems; Weather; Wind shear
- Identifier Terms: US Airways
- Old TRIS Terms: Aircraft approach; Weather caused accidents; Weather communications
- Subject Areas: Aviation; Operations and Traffic Management; Safety and Human Factors;
- Accession Number: 00722082
- Record Type: Publication
- Report/Paper Numbers: NTSB/AAR-95/03,, Notation 6413A
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: Apr 26 1996 12:00AM