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Last updated: 4 December 2020
Datum:Freitag 28 Dezember 1934
Flugzeugtyp:Curtiss T-32C Condor II
Fluggesellschaft:American Airways
Kennzeichen: NC12363
Werknummer: 23
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 2
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 2
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 4
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Wilmurt, NY (   USA)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Syracuse-Hancock Airport, NY (SYR/KSYR), USA
Flug nach:Albany Airport, NY (ALB/KALB), USA
Struck trees during a forced landing. The engines had lost power because the carburetor had become clogged with ice as the plane flew through a snow storm.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE: "The failure of the company to have on duty in the Division Control Office a compentent dispatcher in charge of flight control."

» Bureau of Air Commerce report


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Distance from Syracuse-Hancock Airport, NY to Albany Airport, NY as the crow flies is 191 km (119 miles).

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.
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