February 20, 1989
A search team recovered the bodies of four American crew members killed when their Flying Tiger cargo plane crashed into a hillside in Malaysia. A spokesman for the Los Angeles-based air freight firm identified the victims as Frank Helpin, 59 of Los Angeles; Jack Robinson, 54, of Tucson; Ron Penton, 70, of Burlingame, Calif., and Leonard Suleswki, 53, of Whitehouse Station, N.J.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 1, 1992
A Marine Corps co-pilot based at the El Toro air station has been found dead after a crash in Malaysia. The dead man was identified Sunday as 1st Lt. James B. Kelly, originally of Paris, Ill. A Royal Malaysian Air Force rescue team found Kelly strapped to his seat about 50 yards from the plane wreckage Saturday, said Abdul Majid Hamid, deputy officer in charge at the town of Kota Tinggi near the crash site.
September 5, 1991 |
A private jet carrying 12 people, including four Conoco Inc. executives and their spouses, disappeared Wednesday in eastern Malaysia, and company officials said the outlook was not good.