Accident Martin 4-0-4 N40406, Sunday 20 November 1966
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Date:Sunday 20 November 1966
Type:Silhouette image of generic M404 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Martin 4-0-4
Owner/operator:Piedmont Airlines
Registration: N40406
MSN: 14170
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:5 km S of New Bern Airport, NC (EWN) -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Wilmington-New Hanover County Airport, NC (ILM/KILM)
Destination airport:New Bern-Simmons Nott Airport, NC (EWN/KEWN)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Collided with trees and crashed into a wooded area.

PROBABLE CAUSE: Descent below obstructing terrain.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Report number: MIA67A0058
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 9 months
Download report: Final report


NTSB File #1-0072


Revision history:


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