Incident Ryan Navion A N8855H, Wednesday 6 January 1954
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Date:Wednesday 6 January 1954
Type:Silhouette image of generic NAVI model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Ryan Navion A
Registration: N8855H
MSN: NAV-4-855
Year of manufacture:1947
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:San Bernardino Airport, California -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:San Bernardino Airport, CA
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Brake failure. Nose gear collapsed when overrun into terrain.
Pilot Frank Hoffman.


San Bernardino Sun 8 January 1954, p23 (photo)

Revision history:

24-Mar-2021 15:02 TB Added
24-Mar-2021 16:11 TB Updated [Source]
17-May-2024 18:25 Nepa Updated [Location, Destination airport, Narrative, Operator]

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