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Safety Recommendation Details

Safety Recommendation A-89-132
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Synopsis: ABOUT 0901 CENTRAL DAYLIGHT TIME ON AUGUST 31, 1988, DELTA AIR LINES, INC., FLIGHT 1141, CRASHED SHORTLY AFTER LIFTING OFF FROM RUNWAY 18L AT THE DALLAS-FORTH WORTH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (DFW), TEXAS. THE AIRPLANE, A BOEING 727-232, U.S. REGISTRY N473DA, WAS A REGULARLY SCHEDULED PASSENGER FLIGHT AND WAS EN ROUTE TO SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH.
Recommendation: THE NTSB RECOMMENDS THAT THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF AIRPORT EXECUTIVES AND THE AIRPORT OPERATIONS COUNCIL INTERNATIONAL: RECOMMEND THAT MEMBER AIRPORTS EQUIP ALL OF THEIR EMERGENCY VEHICLES WITH BOLT CUTTERS.
Original recommendation transmittal letter: PDF
Overall Status: Closed - Acceptable Action
Mode: Aviation
Location: DALLAS/FT WORTH, TX, United States
Is Reiterated: No
Is Hazmat: No
Is NPRM: No
Accident #: DCA88MA072
Accident Reports: Delta Air Lines, Inc., Boeing 727-232, N473DA
Report #: AAR-89-04
Accident Date: 8/31/1988
Issue Date: 1/9/1990
Date Closed: 4/12/1990
Addressee(s) and Addressee Status: Airports Council International (Closed - Acceptable Action)
Keyword(s):

Safety Recommendation History
From: NTSB
To: Airports Council International
Date: 4/2/1990
Response: -

From: Airports Council International
To: NTSB
Date: 2/12/1990
Response: (SUMMARIZED) IN RESPONSE TO YOUR SAFETY RECOMMENDATIONS, WE HAVE INCLUDED THE ATTACHED ARTICLE IN OUR WEEKLY PUBLICATION AIRPORT HIGHTLIGHTS ON 2/19/90.