New York Airways Flight 600

New York Airways Flight 600Monday October 14, 1963
The helicopter crashed to the ground and burned. Fatigue failure of the drive quill shaft due to contamination of the lubrication system in the aft transmission assembly.

Crash Details

DateMonday October 14, 1963
LocationJamaica, New York
Passengers3
Crew3
Fatalities6
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeBoeing Vetrol 107 II helicopter
OperatorNew York Airways
RegistrationN6673D
Flight OriginIdlewild
Flight Destination Newark
Jamaica, New York
New York Airways
Boeing Vetrol 107 II helicopter
1963