This amended report explains the accident involving United Airlines flight 585, a Boeing 737-200, on its way from Denver to Colorado Springs, which crashed on March 3, 1991 near Colorado Springs Municipal Airport. Only after the crash of USAir 427 in 1994 and a similar incident with Eastwind 517 in 1996 the NTSB was able to pinpoint the cause of this crash: jammed rudder. The Boeing 737 has a history of rudder system-related anomalies, this finally solved the mystery of sudden jamming of the rudders of this aircraft.Boeing 737 flight control surface locations. 4. Boeing 737 rudder system 4a. Detailed view of 737 aft rudder system controls and linkages 34 5. Boeing 737 main rudder PCU 6. Boeing 737 main rudder PCU schematic and installation 7. Boeinganbsp;...
|Title||:||AIR CRASH INVESTIGATIONS: MYSTERIOUS CRASH KILLS 25 The Crash of United Airlines Flight 585|
|Author||:||George Cramoisi, Editor|
|Publisher||:||Lulu.com - 2012-06-06|