Aviation Photo #0108499
McDonnell Douglas MD-82 (DC-9-82) - Continental Airlines
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Flt. 795 (Lga-Den) skidded off RY 13 when pilots aborted takeoff due to inefficient speed. The investigation revealed the the aircraft was actually at V1 at the time of the abort. The Pitot heat had not been turned on by the pilots which allowed ice to build up in the pitot tubes and cause erroneous speed readings
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