- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: June 05, 1950
Time: 22:03
Location: Atlantic Ocean off Florida
Operator: Westair Transport
Flight #: ?
Route: San Juan - Wilmington NC
AC Type: Curtiss C-46-F-1-CU
Registration: N1248N
cn / ln: 22496
Aboard: 65   (passengers:62  crew:3)
Fatalities: 28   (passengers:28  crew:0)
Ground: 0
Summary: Ditched into the Atlantic 300 miles east of Melbourne, Florida on a flight from San Juan, Porto Rico to Wilmington, North Carolina due to failure of both engines. It sank in one of the deepest areas of the Atlantic and could not be recovered. Failure of both engines for reasons unknown.
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