- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: March 30, 1929
Time: 09:18
Location: Near Beaumont, California
Operator: New Standard Airlines
Flight #: ?
Route: Los Angeles - Phoenix - El Paso
AC Type: Fokker F-VIIA
Registration: NC7888
cn / ln: 617
Aboard: 4   (passengers:3  crew:1)
Fatalities: 4   (passengers:3  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: The aircraft crashed into a high mountain ridge, exploding on impact. Investigators speculated that upon encountering fog and winds in the treacherous mountain pass, the pilot may have turned the airliner around and was heading back to the airport when the crash occurred.
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