Accident description
Last updated: 16 April 2014
Status:Preliminary
Date:Monday 17 January 1949
Type:Beechcraft 34 Twin Quad
Operator:Beechcraft
Registration: NX90521
C/n / msn:
First flight: 1947
Engines: 4 Lycoming GSO-580
Crew:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 4
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Wichita-Beech Airport, KS (BEC) (   United States of America) show on map
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Nature:Test
Departure airport:Wichita-Beech Airport, KS (BEC), United States of America
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
The Beechcraft 34 Twin Quad prototype was damaged beyond repair in an accident at Wichita, KS. The Co-pilot died, the captain and two engineers were injured.

Sources:
» Jens O. ěstmann (e-mail, 20-10-2011)


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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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