- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: January 07, 1953
Time: 04:12
Location: Fish Haven, Idaho
Operator: Associated Air Transport
Flight #: 1-6-6A
Route: Boeing Field - Cheyenne
AC Type: Curtiss C-46
Registration: N1648M
cn / ln: 22395
Aboard: 40   (passengers:37  crew:3)
Fatalities: 40   (passengers:37  crew:3)
Ground: 0
Summary: The plane crashed into mountains while en route. Upon entering an area of turbulence, the plane was unable to climb and crashed into trees. Found 5 months later. The inadvertent descent into an area of turbulence and icing which resulted in the pilot's inability to regain a safe altitude.
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