Norwalk, CT. – August 21, 1934

Norwalk, Connecticut – August 21, 1934

     On August 21, 1934, a 27-year-old man was killed when the aircraft he was piloting crashed while making a landing approach at the Norwalk Airport.  Witnesses stated the aircraft went into a spin while it was still about 100 feet in the air.  The man had just purchased the airplane three weeks earlier for $2,200, and reportedly had 18 hours of flying experience.  


     The Waterbury Democrat, “Student Flyer Met With Death”, August 22, 1934. 

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