Date & Time: Sep 4, 1928 at 1150 LT
Type of aircraft:
Fokker Universal
Operator:
Registration:
NC7242
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Great Falls – Pocatello – Salt Lake City
MSN:
809
YOM:
0
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
2
Pax on board:
5
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
On final approach to Pocatello Airport, crew was completing a last turn to join the glide when the aircraft stalled and crashed in flames, killing all seven occupants.
Probable cause:
The exact cause of the accident could not be determined. It is however believed that crew maybe encountered technical problems as he made six low passes over farmers in Pocatello during the half hour prior to the accident. The cause of these manoeuvre could be determined with certainty.