Date & Time: Apr 3, 1937 at 1530 LT
Type of aircraft:
Douglas DC-3
Operator:
Registration:
PH-ALP
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Delivery
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Long Beach - Phoenix - Kansas City - New York
MSN:
1938
YOM:
1937
Crew on board:
8
Crew fatalities:
8
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
8
Circumstances:
The aircraft was on a delivery flight to the Dutch National Company based in Amsterdam and should be flown from Long Beach to New York with intermediate stops in Phoenix and Kansas City. While proceeding in poor weather conditions, aircraft hit Baldy Peak located some 250 km northeast of Phoenix. All eight occupants were killed.