Date & Time: Jun 5, 1930 at 1300 LT
Type of aircraft:
Ford 5
Operator:
Registration:
NC9675
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Boston – Newark
MSN:
5-AT-033
YOM:
20
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
13
Pax fatalities:
1
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
1
Circumstances:
After takeoff, while climbing at a height of 100 feet, aircraft stalled and crashed into the Boston Harbor. Fourteen occupants were injured while a passenger was killed.
Probable cause:
Engine failure after takeoff.