Narrative:A fire started in an electric motor in an overhead door of a hangar at the Saint Joseph-Rosecrans Airport. Two DC-4 planes inside the hangar burned out.
|Date:||Wednesday 23 July 1947|
Douglas C-54D-15-DC (DC-4)
|Operator:||Seaboard & Western Airlines|
|C/n / msn:|| 22157|
|First flight:|| 1945|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||Saint Joseph Airport, MO (STJ) ( United States of America)
|Phase:|| Standing (STD)|
» Piston Engine Airliner Production List / A.B. Eastwood, J. Roach, 1996
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.