Date & Time: Jul 7, 1959
Type of aircraft:
De Havilland DH.89 Dragon Rapide
Charter/Taxi (Non Scheduled Revenue Flight)
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
While attempting to land on the M1 highway still under construction, the airplane crashed in flames. The pilot and a passenger were killed while four other occupants were injured. The aircraft was destroyed by fire. It was performing a special flight on behalf of Plascom/Tarmac Ltd.