Accident Ford 4-AT-A Tri-Motor NC1492, Saturday 12 May 1928
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Date:Saturday 12 May 1928
Type:Silhouette image of generic TRIM model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Ford 4-AT-A Tri-Motor
Owner/operator:Ford Air Freight Lines
Registration: NC1492
MSN: 4-AT-01
Year of manufacture:1926
Engine model:Wright J-4 Junior
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Dearborn, MI -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Dearborn-Ford Airport, MI
Destination airport:Buffalo Airport, NY
The former Tri-Motor prototype crashed on takeoff and caught fire.


The Ford Tri-Motor 1926-1992 / William T. Larkins
The Telegraph-Herald and Times-Journal - May 13, 1928


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