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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 26875
Last updated: 25 March 2020
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Date:01-SEP-1935
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic b247 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 247
Owner/operator:Western Air Express
Registration: NC13314
C/n / msn: 1695
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Burbank, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Burbank/Union Air Terminal, CA
Destination airport:Saugus, CA
Narrative:
Crashed into high tension cables after take-off

Sources:

The Montreal Gazette 3 Sept 1935
American Air Mail Catalogue, 5th Edition, Volume 1


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
22-Mar-2010 09:23 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Other fatalities, Phase, Departure airport, Narrative]
22-Mar-2010 15:36 TB Updated [Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
23-Mar-2010 13:14 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
29-Feb-2020 07:12 kaerophil Updated [Nature, Source]

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