- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: January 21, 1943
Time: 07:30
Location: Ukiah, California
Operator: Pan American World Airways
Flight #: V-1104
Route: Hawaii - San Francisco
AC Type: Martin M-130 (flying boat)
Registration: NC14715
cn / ln: 557
Aboard: 19   (passengers:10  crew:9)
Fatalities: 19   (passengers:10  crew:9)
Ground: 0
Summary: Flew into a 2,500 ft. mountain while circling in bad weather, after being unable to land in darkness and deciding whether to divert to San Diego. Clipped trees, struck the ground and broke up. Failure of the captain to determine his position accurately before descending to a dangerously low altitude under extremely poor weather conditions during the hours of darkness. The aircraft was named Philippine Clipper.
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