Maintenance Cited in Jal Engine Blast
At 1308 PST. Dec. 25, 1965. Japan Air Lines Flight 813. a Douglas DC-8-33, JA8006. departed the San Francisco, California International Airport for Tokyo, Japan. About 1311 at 4.500 ft. in a scattered cloud condition there was an explosion in the No. 1 engine and fire broke out in the engine area.