Aviation Photo #0207389 McDonnell Douglas DC-8-63PF - Arrow Air

[ Medium Large ]
17 of 2,512
Sponsor Message
Sponsor Message
Push-back with engines running. Crashed after takeoff from Gander on Dec 12, 1985
  • Add To Album
  • Like (69)
  • Photog's Choice
  • Cross-Data
    Den Pascoe
    Arrow Air
    McDonnell Douglas DC-8-63PF
    McDonnell Douglas DC-8 (Jet Trader/C-24)
    McDonnell Douglas DC-8 (Jet Trader/C-24)
    McDonnell Douglas
    46058
    433
    N950JW
    Toronto - Lester B. Pearson International (Malton)
    Ontario
    Canada
    March 1985
  • Correction
[ Medium Large ]
Distinct Views: 18,170
Photo Added: December 19, 2001

Comments (5)

Anonymous
6 years ago
You can imagine yourself at one of the windows and seeing all about you as the plane failed to climb. it makes the whole event seem that its right there in front of you. but why wasnt the plane deiced.
Anonymous
6 years ago
My uncle was on this plane when it crashed in 1985. He was a member of the 101st Airborne Division and was returning to Ft. Campbell. I suppose I would rate any picture of the plane before the crash as excellent, but this one shows the plane in detail on the runway, I suppose that is why I rated it "5 stars".
Anonymous
6 years ago
My good friend and neighbor was on this flight,,, just seeing the plane right before take off really hits home god bless you mark........
Anonymous
6 years ago
Nice photo of this ill-fated DC-8-63. My thoughts and prayers for all people who lost their lives in the accident.
Anonymous
5 years ago
I was a flight attendant at Capitol International Airways and flew many times on this particular DC-8. This was our ship N920CL and we flew it mainly on the JFK-ZRH service.

Explore Other Great Photos

Photo Albums Containing This Photo

Album
Views
Likes
Photos
Updated
A collection of my favorite pics both past and present
Views 227.3K
Likes 2
Photos 7.8K
Updated 51 minutes ago
Long Gone
Views 22.1K
Likes 0
Photos 143
Updated 10 hours ago
A selection of aircrafts before crash
Views 9.5K
Likes 0
Photos 199
Updated 1 day ago
Real Beauty
Pakistan
Views 6.5K
Likes 0
Photos 240
Updated 5 days ago