Accident Boeing 247 NC13315, Tuesday 12 January 1937
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Date:Tuesday 12 January 1937
Type:Silhouette image of generic b247 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 247
Owner/operator:Western Air Express
Registration: NC13315
MSN: 1696
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 13
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Newhall, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Las Vegas, NV
Destination airport:Burbank/Union Air Terminal, CA
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Flight 7 crashed into Los Pinetos Peak while attempting to land at Burbank in fog and rain.


El Tiempo 13 January 1937, p8

Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
22-Mar-2010 12:15 TB Updated [Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Destination airport]
22-Mar-2010 15:01 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
22-Mar-2010 15:06 TB Updated [Time]
23-Mar-2010 14:29 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location]
08-Apr-2014 18:33 TB Updated [Time, Source]
13-Dec-2021 13:06 Cobar Updated [Departure airport, Source]

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