Date & Time: Dec 6, 1965 at 1610 LT
Type of aircraft:
Rockwell Aero Commander 680
Central Airways (USA)
United States of America
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
En route, the crew encountered poor weather conditions with snow showers. In a visibility reduced to two miles, the pilot-in-command lost control of the airplane that dove into the ground and crashed in a huge explosion in an open field. The aircraft was destroyed and all six occupants were killed.
The crew failed to maintain the flying speed.