Airplane Crash - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 01/14/1951

Details of airplane crash/ shootdown - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


Date01/14/1951
Time14:13
LocationPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania
OperatorNational Airlines
Flight #83
RouteNewark - Philadelphia
TypeDouglas DC-4-1009
RegistrationN74685
Cn/In43102
Aboard28
Fatalities7
Ground0
SummaryThe plane overshot the landing, ran into a ditch and caught fire. Pilot error in electing to land long, on a wet and snow covered runway instead of executing a missed approach.

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