NTSB Identification: MIA90LA042.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 40507.
Scheduled 14 CFR operation of EASTERN AIR LINES, INC (D.B.A. EASTERN AIRLINES )
Accident occurred Wednesday, December 27, 1989 in MIAMI, FL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 09/30/1991
Aircraft: BOEING 727-225B, registration: N822EA
Injuries: 1 Fatal,53 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

STOWAWAY HID IN UNPRESSURIZED AND UNHEATED AFT AIRSTAIR AREA OF AIRPLANE RESULTING IN DEATH DUE TO ASPHYXIA AND HYPOTHERMIA DURING FLIGHT.

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:

FATAL INJURY TO A STOWAWAY DUE TO ASPHYXIA AND HYPOTHERMIA.

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