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Last updated: 25 January 2022
Estado:Final
Fecha:martes 10 agosto 1937
Hora:04:40
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-2-112
Operador:Eastern Air Lines
Registración: NC13739
Numéro de série: 1289
Año de Construcción: 1934
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 3
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 6
Total:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 9
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Daytona Beach Municipal Airport, FL (DAB) (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Daytona Beach Municipal Airport, FL (DAB/KDAB), Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Miami-36th Street Airport, FL (MIA/KMIA), Estados Unidos de América
Descripción:
Crashed after striking pylon on takeoff at night.
The aircraft operated on Trip No. 7 from Chicago, IL to Miami, FL with en route stops at Indianapolis, IN, Louisville, KY, Nashville, TN, Chattanooga, TN, Atlanta, GA, Jacksonville, FL and Daytona Beach, FL.

Probable Cause:

The probable cause of this accident was the absence of reasonable notice to those operating and navigating the aircraft that an object had been erected, which constituted a hazard to the aircraft taking off.

Fuentes:
» CAB report


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Distance from Daytona Beach Municipal Airport, FL to Miami-36th Street Airport, FL as the crow flies is 382 km (239 miles).

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