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Date of Accident:22 April 1966Help
Airline:American Flyers Airline   Help
Aircraft:Lockheed L-188C   Help
Location:Ardmore, Oklahoma, USAHelp
Registration:N183HHelp
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Flight Number:280Help
Fatalities:83:98Help
MSN:1136Help
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Accident Description:The aircraft crashed into foothills during landing attempt at Ardmore Municipal Airport . Incapacitation of the captain with a heart attack during final stages of approach. The captain, who suffered from a long standing heart condition and diabetes, managed to keep his pilot license by falsifying his medical records.
 
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