Accident airplane N....,
ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 277932
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:Saturday 17 January 1959
Registration: N....
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:6th St. bridge Los Angeles, CA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:San Diego, CA
Destination airport:Burbank, CA
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Lost control after structural failure of the aircraft in flight and crashed into the LA river after hitting power lines. One occupant died in hospital later that night, the two other occupants died the next day in hospital.


St. Petersburg Times 19 January 1959, p4A

Revision history:

06-May-2022 20:14 TB Added
20-Feb-2024 15:54 Cobar Updated [Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description

The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF on social media FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2024 Flight Safety Foundation

1920 Ballenger Av, 4th Fl.
Alexandria, Virginia 22314