NTSB Identification: NYC70AN128
14 CFR Part 121 Nonscheduled operation of TRANS CARIBBEAN AIRWAYS INC
Aircraft: DOUGLAS DC-8F, registration: N8787R

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 FILE    DATE          LOCATION          AIRCRAFT DATA       INJURIES       FLIGHT                        PILOT DATA
                                                               F  S M/N     PURPOSE
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1-0029   70/6/9    BANGOR,ME           DOUGLAS DC-8F       CR-  0  0 10  MIL CONTRACT PASSG INTL   AIRLINE TRANSPORT, AGE
        TIME - 2045                    N8787R              PX-  0  2216                            51, 21234 TOTAL HOURS,
                                       DAMAGE-MINOR        OT-  0  0  0                            6230 IN TYPE, INSTRUMENT
                                                                                                   RATED.
        NAME OF AIRPORT - BANGOR INTL
        OPERATOR - TRANS CARIBBEAN AIRWAYS,INC.
        DEPARTURE POINT             INTENDED DESTINATION         LAST ENROUTE STOP
          BANGOR,ME                   FRANKFORT,GERMANY            MILDENHALL,ENGLAND
        TYPE OF ACCIDENT                                         PHASE OF OPERATION
           FIRE OR EXPLOSION: ON GROUND                             TAKEOFF: ABORTED
           MISCELLANEOUS                                            STATIC: OTHER
        PROBABLE CAUSE(S)
           AIRFRAME - LANDING GEAR: WHEELS,TIRES,AXLES
           MISCELLANEOUS ACTS,CONDITIONS - MATERIAL FAILURE
           MISCELLANEOUS ACTS,CONDITIONS - FIRE IN BRAKES,WHEEL ASSEMBLY,WHEEL WELL
          MISC-NR 7 ESCAPE CHUTE RUPTURED DURING EVACUATION.
        REMARKS- 2 TIRES OF R MLG BLEW OUT.IGNITED WHEEL WELL.

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