- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: July 27, 1970
Time: 11:35
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Operator: Flying Tiger Line
Flight #: 45
Route: Tokyo - Okinawa
AC Type: McDonnell Douglas DC-8-63AF
Registration: N785FT
cn / ln: 46005/412
Aboard: 4   (passengers:0  crew:4)
Fatalities: 4   (passengers:0  crew:4)
Ground: 0
Summary: Cargo plane. An unarrested rate of descent due to inattention of the crew to instrument altitude references while the pilot was attempting to establish outside visual contact in meteorological conditions which precluded such contact during that segment of a precision radar approach inbound from the Decision Height.
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