Airplane Crash - Los Angeles, California 12/17/1963

Details of airplane crash/ shootdown - Los Angeles, California


Date12/17/1963
Time23:41
LocationLos Angeles, California
OperatorWestern Airlines
TypeDouglas DC-6B
RegistrationN93131
Cn/In45536
Aboard46
Fatalities0
Ground0
SummaryThe No 1. and No2. Engine propellers touched the runway after an attempted go-around during landing. A safe landing was made at Lockheed Air Terminal in Burbank. Failure of the pilot to maintain a positive rate of climb and the premature retraction of the landing gear during a go-around in the fog.

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