- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: November 20, 1967
Time: 20:57
Location: Cincinnati International Airport, Covington/Hebron, Kentucky
Operator: Trans World Airlines
Flight #: 128
Route: Los Angeles - Cincinnati
AC Type: Convair CV-880-22-1
Registration: N821TW
cn / ln: 22-00-27
Aboard: 82   (passengers:75  crew:7)
Fatalities: 70   (passengers:65  crew:5)
Ground: 0
Summary: The aircraft struck a tree short of the runway during an approach in snow. Procedural errors by the crew during the approach in adverse weather. The visual approach conducted at night and in deteriorating weather conditions without adequate altimeter cross-reference. The approach was conducted using visual reference to partially lighted irregular terrain which may have been conducive to producing an illusionary sense of adequate terrain clearance.
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