Date & Time: Aug 16, 1927
Type of aircraft:
Lockheed 1 Vega
Operator:
Registration:
NX913
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Private
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Oakland - Honolulu
MSN:
001
YOM:
1927
Country:
World
Region:
World
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
2
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
Crew was taking part to the 'Dole Race' between Oakland and Honolulu. Aircraft left Oakland Airport in the morning but never arrived at destination. It disappeared in unknown circumstances into the Pacific Ocean. Aircraft was christened 'Golden Eagle'.
Crew:
Jack Frost, pilot,
Gordon Scott, navigator.