- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: February 26, 1928
Time: ?
Location: Marquette, Nebraska
Operator: Boeing Air Transport
Flight #: ?
Route: ?
AC Type: Boeing 40
Registration: NC280
cn / ln: 891
Aboard: 2   (passengers:1  crew:1)
Fatalities: 1   (passengers:1  crew:0)
Ground: 0
Summary: The air mail plane crashed into a grove of cottonwood trees and burned. Businessman F.H. Craig was killed and pilot Frank Yegar injured. The pilot descended in altitude due to air pockets.The plane then ran into an air pocket that brought the plane down into the grove of trees.
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