CFIT Accident Fokker F.10A NC279E,
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Date:Sunday 23 February 1930
Type:Silhouette image of generic f10 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Fokker F.10A
Owner/operator:Western Air Express
Registration: NC279E
MSN: 1011
Year of manufacture:1929
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:25 km NE of San Bernardino, CA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Albuquerque-West Mesa Airport, NM
Destination airport:Los Angeles Municipal Airport, CA (LAX/KLAX)
The aircraft impacted Shay Mountain near San Bernardino, California, killing both pilots and a steward. There was a snow storm in the area at the time of the accident.
The wreckage was located after twelve days.


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