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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 30914
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Type:Lockheed Vega 1
Owner/operator:J. Frost
Registration: NX913
MSN: 1
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Pacific Ocean -   Pacific Ocean
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Oakland, California
Destination airport:Honolulu
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
'Golden Eagle', sponsored by Hearst Newspapers, went missing with pilot Jack Frost and Gordon Scott, navigator, during the Dole air race.
Departed Oakland Airport 16/8/27 at the start of the race, but never reached Honolulu.

Missing without trace.



Photo of NX913 courtesy

Oakland - Metropolitan Oakland International (KOAK / OAK)
16 August 1927; (c) Photo Archive

Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
11-May-2009 15:23 angels one five Updated
11-May-2009 21:46 angels one five Updated
28-Dec-2011 01:08 angels one five Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
01-Oct-2013 21:38 angels one five Updated [Source, Narrative]
01-Dec-2020 21:23 TB Updated [Registration, Operator, Narrative]
02-Dec-2020 13:45 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]

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