Accident Lockheed 18-56-23 Lodestar N20GY, Friday 20 May 1977
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Date:Friday 20 May 1977
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic L18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Lockheed 18-56-23 Lodestar
Owner/operator:Trans Alaska Produce Corp.
Registration: N20GY
MSN: 18-2437
Year of manufacture:1943
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:Lone Pine, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Illegal Flight
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Lone Pine Airport, CA
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Narrative:
Gear collapsed following heavy landing; flew contraband into the USA.

PROBABLE CAUSE(S):
pilot in command - improper level off
FACTOR(S)
miscellaneous acts,conditions - overload failure

Accident investigation:
  
Investigating agency: NTSB
Report number: OAK77DVW10
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report

Sources:

The Lockheed Twins / Peter J Marson
NTSB

Revision history:

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