Private - Mainline Aviation

Private - Mainline Aviation Sunday July 24, 1966
The aircraft stalled during an emergency single engine approach. Both engines failed as the approach continued. The plane came to rest in a shallow pond on the golf course. Fuel starvation. Mismanagement of fuel. Pro golfer Tony Lema and his wife, Betty, was killed. He was on a Buick promotional tour.

Crash Details

DateSunday July 24, 1966
LocationNear Munster, Indiana
Passengers3
Crew1
Fatalities4
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeBeechcraft H50
OperatorPrivate - Mainline Aviation
RegistrationN538B
Flight Origin
Flight Destination
Near Munster, Indiana
Private - Mainline Aviation
Beechcraft H50
1966