Date & Time: Oct 18, 1928
Type of aircraft:
Douglas M-4
Operator:
Registration:
NC1064
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Postal (mail)
Survivors:
No
MSN:
658
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
1
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
1
Circumstances:
Pilot William Hopson was performing a mail flight within Pennsylvania. En route, weather conditions worsened and the visibility was poor due to heavy rain falls. While cruising at low altitude, aircraft hit a hill and was destroyed, killing the pilot.