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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 25396
Last updated: 15 June 2020
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Date:16-MAR-1933
Time:
Type:Fairchild Pilgrim 100A
Owner/operator:American Airways
Registration: NC732N
C/n / msn: 6612
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Dallas-Fort Worth, TX -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Atlanta, Georgia
Destination airport:Los Angeles, CA
Narrative:
330316A March 16, 1933 Fort Worth, Texas, USA

Aircraft: Fairchild Pilgrim 100A (NC732N) American Airways

Route: Atlanta, Georgia Los Angeles, California, USA

Pilot: Lewis S. Turner

The aircraft caught fire on takeoff, caught fire and was destroyed. Pilot and 2 passengers was injured.

Sources:

American Air Mail Catalogue, 6th Edition, Volume 1, "Interrupted Flights" section
http://airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_N31.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lewis_S._Turner


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
07-Jan-2020 19:46 kaerophil Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
15-Jun-2020 10:26 Sergey L. Updated [Cn, Total occupants, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]

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