Accident Howard Super Ventura N5399N, Thursday 15 March 1962
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Date:Thursday 15 March 1962
Time:15:00
Type:Howard Super Ventura
Owner/operator:Howard Aero Inc.
Registration: N5399N
MSN: 5277
Year of manufacture:1943
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Category:Accident
Location:Pipe Creek near Bandera, TX -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Test
Departure airport:San Antonio, TX
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The Super Ventura, used for Howard 500 development flying, lost control at 1000ft lost a wing , crashed into a hill and caught fire, during a test flight.

Sources:

The Lockheed Twins / P.J. Marsden
https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth711327/m1/6/?q=Plane%20crash%20date:1962-1962

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-May-2024 11:15 Cobar Updated [Time, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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