NTSB Identification: CHI87IA183B.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 36278.
Scheduled 14 CFR CONTINENTAL AIRLINES
Incident occurred Sunday, August 02, 1987 in CHICAGO, IL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 07/10/1989
Aircraft: BOEING 727-200, registration: N566PE
Injuries: 408 Uninjured.

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

AFTER LDG THE CO B727 WAS DIRECTED TO MAKE TWO RIGHT TURNS AND FOLLOW AN ACFT THAT HAD LANDED IN FRONT OF HIM. THE PILOT MADE ONE RIGHT TURN AND TAXIED DOWN AN EMPTY RUNWAY. THIS TAXI ROUTE CROSSED AN ACTIVE RUNWAY. AN AA#DC-10 ON TAKEOFF ROLL, AT 110 KNOTS, WAS FORCED TO ABORT HIS TAKEOFF BECAUSE OF THE B727.

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

RADIO COMMUNICATIONS..NOT FOLLOWED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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