- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: June 27, 1966
Time: 11:15
Location: Long Beach, Mississippi
Operator: McCoy Flying Service - Taxi
Flight #: ?
Route: ?
AC Type: Douglas DC-3
Registration: N17337
cn / ln: 1962
Aboard: 12   (passengers:10  crew:2)
Fatalities: 2   (passengers:1  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: The crew attempted a return to the airport after the No.2 engine failed on climb out. The pilot-in-command failed to maintain flying speed and the aircraft stalled and crashed. No.3 piston failed due to oil starvation resulting from inadequate maintenance and inspection. Improper in-flight decisions or planning. Poor crew coordination. Improper emergency procedures.
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