Delta Air Lines Flight 1141

Delta Air Lines Flight 1141Wednesday August 31, 1988
The aircraft stalled and crashed during takeoff, hitting a ILS localizer antenna, 1,000 feet beyond the end of the runway. Crew error. Improperly set flaps and slats. Failure of the takeoff safety warning system.

Crash Details

DateWednesday August 31, 1988
LocationDallas, Texas
Passengers101
Crew7
Fatalities14
Survivors94
Aircraft TypeBoeing B-727-232 Adv
OperatorDelta Air Lines
RegistrationN473DA
Flight OriginDallas/Fort Worth, TX
Flight Destination Salt Lake City, UT

Recording

Dallas, Texas
Delta Air Lines
Boeing B-727-232 Adv
1988