Accident Stearman 4CM1 NC490W, Friday 20 January 1933
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Date:Friday 20 January 1933
Type:Stearman 4CM1
Owner/operator:American Airways
Registration: NC490W
MSN: 4038
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Marietta, GA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Chattanooga, TN
Destination airport:Atlanta, GA
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The pilot Glen Fields was killed when he crashed into Little Kennesaw Mountain in heavy fog.


World Directory of Airliner Crashes/Terry Denham
American Air Mail Catalogue, 6th Edition, Volume 1, "Interrupted Flight" section

Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
01-Jun-2012 07:36 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
29-Dec-2019 08:07 kaerophil Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Jun-2020 16:46 Sergey L. Updated [Registration, Source]
07-Dec-2021 16:35 Cobar Updated [Time, Departure airport]

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