- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: September 08, 1955
Time: ?
Location: Burbank, California
Operator: Currey Air Transport
Flight #: 24
Route: Burbank - Oakland
AC Type: Douglas DC-3
Registration: N74663
cn / ln: 6257
Aboard: 33   (passengers:30  crew:3)
Fatalities: 2   (passengers:0  crew:2)
Ground: 1
Summary: The plane returned after failure of the No. 2 engine, stalled and crashed 200 yards short of the runway into parked aircraft and a hanger. The captain's commitment to a landing without radio or visual confirmation of his runway alignment following engine failure immediately after takeoff.
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