Date: March 02, 1994
Time: 1759
Location: New York, New York
Operator: Continental Airlines
Flight #: 795
Route: New York City - Denver
AC Type: McDonnell Douglas MD-82
Registration: N18835
cn / ln: 49439
Aboard: 116   (passengers:110  crew:6)
Fatalities: 0   (passengers:0  crew:0)
Ground: 0
Summary: The aircraft overran the runway and came to rest at the edge of the east river, after an aborted takeoff. Failure to turn on the pilot/static heat system resulting in erroneous air speed indication. Though heavily damaged, the plane was repaired and put back into service.

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