- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: May 30, 1947
Time: 17:41
Location: Port Deposit, Maryland
Operator: Eastern Air Lines
Flight #: 605
Route: Newark - Baltimore - Miami
AC Type: Douglas C-54B-15-DO
Registration: NC88814
cn / ln: 18380
Aboard: 53   (passengers:49  crew:4)
Fatalities: 53   (passengers:49  crew:4)
Ground: 0
Summary: While on approach to Baltimore at 4,000 ft., the plane suddenly went into a nose dive, inverted and crashed. Possible problems with the elevator. The official cause was never determined.
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