Stratford, CT. – November 29, 1970

Stratford, Connecticut – November 29, 1970

     On November 29, 1970, a 39-year-old man from Trumbull, Connecticut, perished when his home-built airplane crashed and sank in the Housatonic River in Stratford.  The man had built the aircraft himself, and this was only his second flight with it. 


     The Bridgeport Post, “Search Continues For Trumbull Pilot, Homemade Plane Dove Into River”, November 30, 1970. (Article submitted by Eric Wiberg, author and historian.)

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