American Airlines / Private Flight 30

American Airlines / Private Flight 30Saturday January 9, 1971
Midair collision at 3,000 ft. Failed to see and avoid other aircraft. The Boeing 707 landed safely. Two killed on the Cessna. System permitted VFR operation in congested area in reduced visibility.

Crash Details

DateSaturday January 9, 1971
LocationEdison, New Jersey
Passengers14
Crew7
Fatalities2
Survivors19
Aircraft TypeBoeing B-707-323 / Cessna 150
OperatorAmerican Airlines / Private
RegistrationN7595A/N60942
Flight OriginSan Francisco, CA
Flight Destination Newark, NJ
Edison, New Jersey
American Airlines / Private
Boeing B-707-323 / Cessna 150
1971