“Lessons Learned” FAA 2013 Review of Northwest Orient Flight 705, February 12, 1963
Posted by FAA Safety Program – July 2013
Transport Airplane Directorate
Federal Aviation Administration
Please be advised: for those affected by the crash of Flight 705 this material is difficult to view. The newspaper coverage contains photographs of the crash site, graphic descriptions and more.
UPDATED 1-29-2012 Press coverage from Seattle, Chicago, Minneapolis, Florida & etc. newspapers.
LitigationOfAirCrash Cases_Kennelly: Attorney John Kennelly represented several families in Flight 705 litigation. This excerpt from his book mentions Flight 705.
KennellyJohn_Bio: Biography of attorney John Kennelly.
19641218_LifeMagazine_Turbulence: Turbulence-Hidden Giant in the Sky. LIFE magazine article about Flight 705 and air turbulence.
AnvilOfGods_McClement_1964: A book by Fred McClement on “Modern airplanes vs. violent storms.” Chapter 10 of this book focuses on Flight 705.
SerlingRobert: Author Robert Serling, brother of well-known T. V personality Rod Serling of “The Twilight Zone,” wrote two books that mention Flight 705.