The cause of the accident could not be determined. . . .
Air France 272 / 27July1961:
. . . While taking-off . . .
the pilot had difficulty holding . . . a straight heading along the runway . . . abandon the take-off. . . .
veered to the left, ran off the runway . . .
"... despite great effort, the Rudder Pedal
could no longer be actuated right, and
he felt that it was jammed."
Air France / 27Jul61 B707-328, F-BHAS,
T/O accident on Rwy-23 at Hamburg, Germany.