Date & Time: Jan 11, 1965 at 1630 LT
Type of aircraft:
Corn Belt Hatcheries of Arkansas
United States of America
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Captain / Total hours on type:
While in cruising altitude, both engines failed simultaneously. The pilot informed ATC about his situation and reduced his altitude in an attempt to make an emergency landing. The airplane belly landed in a field located in Quitman and slid for several yards before coming to rest. The pilot was slightly injured and the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.
In-flight failure of both engines for undetermined reason.