Date & Time: Mar 4, 1966 at 1510 LT
Type of aircraft:
Travel Air 6000
United States of America
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Captain / Total hours on type:
While cruising in poor weather conditions, control was lost and the airplane went into an uncontrolled descent before crashing in a field. The pilot, sole on board, was killed.
It was determined that the pilot was flying under VFR mode in adverse weather conditions. Control was lost after an overload failure, causing skin and attachments failure in flight.