Capitol Airways

Capitol Airways Saturday October 15, 1960
The right wing of the cargo plane separated from the aircraft at 6,500 ft. Fatigue of the right wing lower attach angle bolts resulting in an in-flight wing failure.

Crash Details

DateSaturday October 15, 1960
LocationPlain City, Utah
Passengers0
Crew2
Fatalities2
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeCurtiss C-46F
OperatorCapitol Airways
RegistrationN1300N
Flight OriginRapid City, South Dakota
Flight Destination Ogden, UT
Plain City, Utah
Capitol Airways
Curtiss C-46F
1960