When 9-year-old Candy Rogers went missing in 1959, no one could ever guess what would end up being her fate - or the fates of some of those who searched for her by helicopter. In this Patreon-exclusive Layover episode of Take to the Sky: The Air Disaster Podcast, join Shelly as she shares how a helicopter crash and a missing little girl forever became linked as a community waited over six decades for justice.
Written and produced by: Shelly Price and Stephanie Hubka Directed and engineered at: Snow Monster Studios Sound editor: Podcast Engineers Producer: Adam Hubka Music by: Mike Dunn
Candy Rogers. Source: Spokane Police Department
The helicopter carrying U.S. Air Force airmen crashed March 7, 1959, while searching for missing 9-year-old Candice Rogers in Spokane, Wash. Three of the airmen aboard the aircraft died. Source: Spokane Police Department