ASN Aircraft accident Fokker F.32 NX124M Hempstead-Roosevelt Field, NY
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Date:Wednesday 27 November 1929
Type:Silhouette image of generic f32 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fokker F.32
Operator:Fokker Aircraft Corporation of America
Registration: NX124M
MSN: 1201
First flight: 1929-09-13 (3 months)
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Hempstead-Roosevelt Field, NY (   United States of America)
Phase: Initial climb (ICL)
Departure airport:Hempstead-Roosevelt Field, NY, United States of America
Destination airport:Teterboro Airport, NJ (TEB/KTEB), United States of America
Crashed during a demonstration of a three-engined takeoff. One of the two port engines was stopped, but the other failed shortly after takeoff, causing a loss of control. The aircraft came down on a suburban house in Long Island and was totally destroyed in the crash and subsequent fire. The pilot and a passenger were injured.

» Sarasota Herald-Tribune - Nov 28, 1929


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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Hempstead-Roosevelt Field, NY to Teterboro Airport, NJ as the crow flies is 40 km (25 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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