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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 25930
Last updated: 23 November 2021
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Type:Boeing 40B-4
Owner/operator:Boeing Air Transport
Registration: NC842M
MSN: 1168
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:McClelland IA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Chicago, Illinois
Destination airport:San Francisco, California
Pilot Elrey B. Jeppeson's plane was destroyed in an emergency landing when it overturned. The pilot survived and he salvaged 1,000 pieces of mail.


American Air Mail Catalogue, 6th Edition, Vol. 1, "Interrupted Flights" section

Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
04-Jan-2020 20:13 kaerophil Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
21-May-2021 08:30 Cobar Updated [Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature]

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