Airplane Crash - Near Nome, Alaska 04/06/1944

Details of airplane crash/ shootdown - Near Nome, Alaska


Date04/06/1944
Time15:48
LocationNear Nome, Alaska
OperatorPan American World Airways
RouteNome - Fairbanks
TypePilgrim 100B
RegistrationNC742N
Aboard6
Fatalities6
Ground0
SummaryCrashed shortly after takeoff in a snow storm. Failure of the pilot to recognize his proximity to the ground due to heavy snow which entirely covered the terrain.

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