Date & Time: Sep 17, 1929
Type of aircraft:
Pitcairn PA-6 Mailwing
Operator:
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Postal (mail)
Survivors:
No
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
1
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
1
Circumstances:
En route, pilot encountered foggy conditions and did not realize he was flying to low. Aircraft hit mount Lamentation located between Meriden and Berlin. The pilot was killed.