NTSB Identification: CHI80AA022
14 CFR Part 121 Scheduled operation of FLYING TIGER LINE INC
Aircraft: DOUGLAS DC-8, registration: N783FT

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 FILE    DATE          LOCATION          AIRCRAFT DATA       INJURIES       FLIGHT                        PILOT DATA
                                                               F  S M/N     PURPOSE
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1-0005  80/1/23    CHICAGO,IL          DOUGLAS DC-8        CR-  0  0  4  SCHED DOM CARGO SRV       AIRLINE TRANSPORT, AGE
        TIME - 1738                    N783FT              PX-  0  0  0                            49, 11514 TOTAL HOURS,
                                       DAMAGE-SUBSTANTIAL  OT-  0  0  0                            4956 IN TYPE, INSTRUMENT
                                                                                                   RATED.
        NAME OF AIRPORT - O'HARE
        OPERATOR - FLYING TIGER LINE,INC.
        DEPARTURE POINT             INTENDED DESTINATION
          CHICAGO,IL                  SEATTLE,WA
        TYPE OF ACCIDENT                                         PHASE OF OPERATION
           GEAR COLLAPSED                                           TAXI: TO TAKEOFF
        PROBABLE CAUSE(S)
           AIRFRAME - LANDING GEAR: MAIN GEAR-SHOCK ABSORBING ASSY,STRUTS,ATTACHMENTS,ETC.
           MISCELLANEOUS ACTS,CONDITIONS - OVERLOAD FAILURE
        REMARKS- R MAIN GEAR ASSY,ATCH FITTING,PN 5611425,FAILED.FOUND OVERLOAD FRACTURES,UNKN RSN.

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