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                       NTSB ADVISORY

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National Transportation Safety Board

Washington, DC 20594

 

July 8, 2010

 

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NTSB TO MEET ON 2008 CONTINENTAL AIRLINES FLIGHT 1404

ACCIDENT AT DENVER AIRPORT

 

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The National Transportation Safety Board will hold a Board meeting on

Tuesday, July 13, 2010, at 9:30 a.m. in its Board Room and Conference

Center, 429 L’Enfant Plaza, S.W., Washington, D.C. There is one item on

the agenda.

 

On December 20, 2008, Continental Airlines flight 1404 departed the left

side of runway 34R at Denver International Airport during takeoff.  There

was a post-crash fire.  The captain and five of the 110 passengers were

seriously injured.

 

A live and archived webcast of the proceedings will be available on the

Board’s website at http://www.ntsb.gov/events/Boardmeeting.htm.

Technical support details are available under “Board Meetings” on the

NTSB website. To report any problems, please call 703-993- 3100 and ask

for Webcast Technical Support.

 

A summary of the Board’s final report, which will include findings,

probable cause, and safety recommendations, will appear on the website

shortly after the conclusion of the meeting. The entire report will appear on the website several weeks later.

 

 

 

 

 

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NTSB Media Contact: 

Terry N. Williams

(202) 314-6100

williat@ntsb.gov