NTSB Identification: LAX84LA115.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 23004.
Scheduled 14 CFR HAWAIIAN AIRLINES , INC.
Accident occurred Thursday, December 22, 1983 in HONOLULU, HI
Aircraft: de Havilland DHC 7-102, registration: N929HA
Injuries: 1 Serious,1 Minor,25 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.

WHILE ON A FIVE MILE FINAL APCH TO RWY 26R THE DHC 7 ENCOUNTERED MODERATE TURBULENCE AND TWO CABIN ATTENDANTS SUSTAINED INJURIES. AT 1506:02 HOURS HST A WESTERN AIRLINES DC10 REQUESTED AN S TURN TO LOSE ALTITUDE IN ORDER LAND ON RWY 26L. SEVEN SECONDS LATER N929HA WAS GIVEN A WAKE TURBULENCE CAUTION BY THE SAME ATC SPECIALIST. ACCORDING TO A REVIEW OF THE REPORT BY AN ATC SPECIALIST FROM THE BUREAU OF TECHNOLOGY, NTSB, WASHINGTON, DC, ALL FAA ATC SEPARATION REQUIREMENTS WERE MET.

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

INSUFF STANDARDS/REQUIREMENTS,AIRWAYS/AIRSPACE..FAA(ORGANIZATION)


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..TURBULENCE

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