NTSB Identification: NYC86IA019B.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 29471.
Scheduled 14 CFR operation of DELTA AIRLINES, INC.
Incident occurred Thursday, October 24, 1985 in FLUSHING, NY
Aircraft: BOEING B-767, registration: N109DL
Injuries: 421 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.

THE F-28 ACFT WAS HOLDING ON TAXIWAY BB. THE B-767 ACFT WAS TAXIING BEHIND THE F-28 ON TAXIWAY E WHICH IS PERPENDICULAR TO TAXIWAY BB. THE R WING OF THE B-767 STRUCK THE RUDDER OF THE F-28.

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

VISUAL LOOKOUT..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

CLEARANCE..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

VISUAL LOOKOUT..INADEQUATE..COPILOT/SECOND PILOT


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..AIRCRAFT PARKED/STANDING

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