Date & Time: Jun 23, 1958
Type of aircraft:
Survey / Patrol / Reconnaissance
United States of America
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
The aircraft was carrying a crew of two and two firefighters who should be dropped in the Okanogan National Forest. While flying at low height to drop both passengers, the aircraft was caught by downdrafts and crashed in flames. All four occupants were killed.
Loss of control due to downdrafts.