- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: February 11, 1952
Time: 00:20
Location: Elizabeth, New Jersey
Operator: National Airlines
Flight #: 101
Route: Newark, NJ - Miami, FL
AC Type: Douglas DC-6
Registration: N90891
cn / ln: 43055/37
Aboard: 63   (passengers:59  crew:4)
Fatalities: 29   (passengers:26  crew:3)
Ground: 4
Summary: The aircraft crashed into an apartment complex shortly after taking off. The last message from the pilot was "I've lost an engine and am returning to field." Reversal in flight of No. 3 propeller and subsequent feathering of No. 4 propeller at too low an altitude to effect a recovery.
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