Capital Airlines Flight 67

Capital Airlines Flight 67Sunday April 6, 1958
The aircraft stalled and crashed into a corn field, 300 feet short of the runway, while making a landing attempt at Tri-City Airport in restricted visibility of rain and snow. The aircraft struck the ground nose first, then flipped over and broke apart. Icing of the horizontal stabilizer leading to loss of pitch control.

Crash Details

DateSunday April 6, 1958
LocationFreeland, Michigan
Passengers44
Crew3
Fatalities47
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeVickers Viscount 745D
OperatorCapital Airlines
RegistrationN7437
Flight OriginNew York
Flight Destination Detroit
Freeland, Michigan
Capital Airlines
Vickers Viscount 745D
1958