Braniff Airlines Flight 250

Braniff Airlines Flight 250Saturday August 6, 1966
The aircraft broke up in flight due to turbulence after entering a squall line. Right tailplane and wing failed. Pilot operated aircraft in area of avoidable weather hazard.

Crash Details

DateSaturday August 6, 1966
LocationNear Falls City, Nebraska
Passengers38
Crew4
Fatalities42
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeBAC One-Eleven 203AE
OperatorBraniff Airlines
RegistrationN1553
Flight OriginKansas City, MO
Flight Destination Omaha
Near Falls City, Nebraska
Braniff Airlines
BAC One-Eleven 203AE
1966