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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 26010
 
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Date:05-DEC-1931
Time:
Type:Lockheed Vega 5C
Owner/operator:Braniff Airways
Registration: NC433E
MSN: 49
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kewanee, IL -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Kansas City MI
Destination airport:Chicago IL
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
The aircraft crashed when attempting to land at an alternate airfield in a sleet storm. The plane struck the roof of a barn adjacent to the airfield and was destroyed. Two passengers were killed.

Sources:

"Recovered Mail" by Henri Nierinck
http://airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_N22.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
07-Nov-2019 20:55 kaerophil Updated [Aircraft type, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
26-Mar-2020 08:22 Sergey L. Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Source]
01-May-2020 20:05 TB Updated [Damage]
11-May-2021 10:17 Cobar Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport]

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