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Date: 01 March 1962
Airline: American Airlines
Flight No.: 1
Aircraft: B707-123B
Location: Jamaica Bay, NY
Fatalities: 95:95

Photographer: Unknown

The aircraft crashed shortly after takeoff from Idlewild Airport in New York City. A rudder power control unit malfunction led to a full uncommanded deflection of the rudder, and a loss of control.




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