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American Boxers Killed In 1980 Air Crash Remembered in Warsaw
The US Amateur Boxing Team accident | Boxing News 24 Forum
Log in or Sign up. Boxing News 24 Forum. Dual meets were to be held in Cracow and Katowice, Poland. There had been problems with the landing gear on its first approach.
David Goldblatt: Before the fight: amateur boxing at the Town Hall, Boksburg, 1980
Discussion in ' Boxing Training ' started by sonyt , Apr 5, Log in or Sign up. Boxing News 24 Forum. Very sad story.
All 87 crew and passengers died. It was caused by the disintegration of one of the turbine discs in one of the plane's engines, leading to uncontained engine failure. The turbine disc was later found to have manufacturing faults.