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Safety Recommendation Details

Safety Recommendation A-72-213
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Synopsis: ON AUGUST 24, 1972, THE NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARD COMPLETED A PUBLIC HEARING ON THE DELTA AIR LINES, INC., DC-9-14, N3305L, ACCIDENT WHICH OCCURRED AT FORT WORTH, TEXAS, ON MAY 30, 1972.
Recommendation: REVISE APPROPRIATE PUBLICATIONS TO ASSURE THAT THEY DESCRIBE MORE SPECIFICALLY THE DESIRABLE AVOIDANCE TECHNIQUES (E.G., FOLLOWING AIRCRAFT MAINTAIN APPROACH PATH ABOVE VASI OR ILS GLIDE SLOPE, EXTENDING DOWNWIND LEG, ETC.).
Original recommendation transmittal letter: PDF
Overall Status: Closed - Acceptable Action
Mode: Aviation
Location: Fort Worth, TX, United States
Is Reiterated: No
Is Hazmat: No
Is NPRM: No
Accident #: 79669
Accident Reports: Delta Air Lines, Inc., McDonnell Douglas DC-9-14, N3305L
Report #: AAR-73-03
Accident Date: 5/30/1972
Issue Date: 12/20/1972
Date Closed: 9/26/1974
Addressee(s) and Addressee Status: FAA (Closed - Acceptable Action)
Keyword(s):

Safety Recommendation History
From: NTSB
To: FAA
Date: 10/31/1974
Response: Closed--Acceptable Action.

From: FAA
To: NTSB
Date: 2/9/1973
Response: AC 90-23D WAS ISSUED CONCERNING INFORMATION ON WAKE TURBULENCE HAZARDS. AIRMAN'S INFORMATION MANUAL CONTENTS ON WAKE TURBULENCE WAS ALSO REVISED.