Air Disaster: The Propeller Era

From the earliest days of manned flight, one issue above all others has preoccupied pilots and passengers – how do we av

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Fairflight Ltd Avro Tudor 5, G-AKBY, RAF Llandow, Wales, UK March 121, 1950 --
Pan American Boeing 737 Stratocruiser N1039V, Clipper Good Hope, Barreiras region, Brazil April 29, 1952 --
KLM Lockheed 1049E Super Constellation PH-LKY, Shannon International Airport, Ireland September 5, 1954 --
Linee Aeree Italiane DC-6B I-LINE, Idlewind International Airport, New York, USA December 18, 1954 --
United Airlines DC-6 N37512, McArthur Field, Islip, New York State, USA April 4, 1955 --
Peninsula Air Transport C-54 N88852, Riverton, Washington, USA November 17, 1955 --
Eastern Air Lines' Lockheed Constellation 749 N112A, Jacksonville, Florida, USA December 21, 1955 --
Northwest Orient Airlines' Boeing 337 Stratocruiser N74608, Puget Sound, Washington, USA April 2, 1956 --
TWA Lockheed 1049G Super Constellation N6902C Star of the Seine, and United Air Lines DC-7 N6324C Mainliner Vancouver, Grand Canyon, Colorado, USA June 30, 1956 --
Trans-Canada Air Lines Vickers Viscount 700 CF-TGR, Flat Rock Michigan, USA July 9, 1956 --
Pan American Boeing 377 Stratocruiser N90943, Clipper Sovereign of the Skies, Pacific Ocean October 16,1956 --
USAF Military Air Transport Service Pacific Division, C-97 (Boeing 367), Hawaii, USA August 8, 1957 --
American Airlines Lockheed L188 Electra N6101A, East River, New York, USA February 3, 1959 Braniff Airways Lockheed L188 Electra N9705C, Buffalo, Texas, USA September 29, 1959 Northwest Airlines Lockheed L188 Electra N121US, Cannelton, Indiana, USA MArch 17, 1960 --
Eastern Airlines Lockheed L188 Electra N5533, Boston, Massachusetts, USA October 4, 1960 --
Northwest Airlines Lockheed L188 Electra N137US, Chicago, Illinois, USA September 17, 1961 --
(United Nations) Transair Sweden DC-6B SE-BDY, Ndola, Northern Rhodesia, September 17, 1961 --
Imperial Airlines Lockheed L-049 Constellation N2737A, Richmond, Virginia, USA November 8, 1961 --
British Midland Airways Canadair C-4 Argonaut, G-ALHG, Stockport, Manchester, UK June 4, 1967 --
British European Airways Vickers Viscount 700 G-ATFN City of Turo, Langenbruk, Germany August 9, 1968 --
British European Airways Vickers Vanguard G-APEC, West Flanders, Belgium October 2, 1971.

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