- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: January 27, 1930
Time: 17:30
Location: Kansas City, Missouri
Operator: Central Airlines (Universal Aviation Corporation)
Flight #: ?
Route: Wichita - Kansas City, KS
AC Type: Travel Air A6000A
Registration: ?
cn / ln: 963
Aboard: 5   (passengers:4  crew:1)
Fatalities: 5   (passengers:4  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: While preparing to land, the plane side slipped and dived into the ground from a height of 500 ft. and caught fire. As quickly as the bodies were removed, a hastily mustered crew of pilots and mechanics from Universal Airlines and Central Airlines, began removing all evidence of the accident, savagely fighting off reporters and photographers as they worked.
Sources

Return to Home Page

Copyright Richard Kebabjian / www.planecrashinfo.com