- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: October 08, 1946
Time: 04:33
Location: Cheyenne, Wyoming
Operator: United Air Lines
Flight #: 28
Route: San Francisco - Cheyenne - Chicago
AC Type: Douglas DC-4
Registration: N30051
cn / ln: 10471
Aboard: 41   (passengers:37  crew:4)
Fatalities: 2   (passengers:2  crew:0)
Ground: 0
Summary: After two landing attempts, the pilot tried to land on a different runway. The wing struck the ground and the plane skidded 800 ft. A loss of altitude during a turn preparatory to a final approach while the pilot was manoeuvring in an attempt to land. The aircraft was named "Mainliner Lake Michigan."
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