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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 26625
Last updated: 5 June 2020
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Date:17-JAN-1930
Time:
Type:Lockheed 3 Air Express
Owner/operator:Florida Airways
Registration: NC7955
C/n / msn: EX-2/91
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:West Palm Beach, FL -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Bahamas
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed in the Lake Worth Lagoon from 150 meters. Pilot and two mechanics killed. Two passengers seriously injured. Operator reported as Florida Airways.

Sources:

http://airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_N17.html
Jenaer Volksblatt 21 January 1930
http://www.santafe.gov.ar/hemerotecadigital/diario/739/?=page=2 (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
20-Jan-2019 13:52 Sergey L. Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Source, Damage, Narrative]
03-May-2020 17:45 TB Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
03-May-2020 19:04 TB Updated [Source]

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