Does anyone have any information of this crash or do any people remember it? My mom was on the plane but i wanted to know if their were any pictures or people who were on that plane.
this is the info on the flight
03/01/1978 09:25 LOCATION: LAX, Los Angeles-to honolulu, California
CARRIER: Continental Airlines FLIGHT: 603 AIRCRAFT: Douglas DC-10-10
REGISTRY: N68045 S/N: 46904 ABOARD: 200 FATAL: 2 GROUND:
DETAILS: While approaching V1 speed on takeoff, a loud bang was
heard followed by shaking of the aircraft. The crew decided to abort
the takeoff. With the end of the runway approaching, the captain
steered the aircraft off the runway to the right. The landing gear
failed and resulted in a fire. The plane slid for approximately 650
feet and came to rest 40 feet right of the runway centerline. Failure
of two tires on the left main landing gear resulting in failure of a
third tire during a critical point in the takeoff.