- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: June 07, 1971
Time: 08:49
Location: New Haven, Connecticut
Operator: Allegheny Airlines
Flight #: 485
Route: Washington D.C. - Newport News, VA - Philadelphia
AC Type: Convair CV-580
Registration: N5832
cn / ln: 384
Aboard: 31   (passengers:28  crew:3)
Fatalities: 28   (passengers:26  crew:2)
Ground: 0
Summary: The aircraft crashed into a row of beach houses, 4,980 feet short of the runway. Captain's intentional descent below minima under adverse weather conditions while trying to locate the runway despite advisories from 1st. officer.
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