Accident McDonnell Douglas DC-8-62AF N791AL, Sunday 29 January 1995
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Date:Sunday 29 January 1995
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC86 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
McDonnell Douglas DC-8-62AF
Owner/operator:Arrow Air
Registration: N791AL
MSN: 46150/539
Year of manufacture:1970
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial, repaired
Location:Manaus-Eduardo Gomes International Airport, AM (MAO) -   Brazil
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Miami International Airport, FL (MIA/KMIA)
Destination airport:Manaus-Eduardo Gomes International Airport, AM (MAO/SBEG)
During an ILS Cat 1 approach to runway 10 the radio altimeter voice advised the MDA. The crew noticed the tops of trees below the aircraft and started a go-around. The right wing, no.4 engine and flaps were damaged. The aircraft landed safely.


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