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Last updated: 19 September 2018
Datum:Samstag 7 September 1946
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A (DC-3)
Fluggesellschaft:Mt. McKinley Airfreight
Kennzeichen: NC91002
Werknummer: 20227
Baujahr: 1944
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 2 / Insassen: 2
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 2 / Insassen: 2
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 4 / Insassen: 4
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Nome, AK (   USA)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Flug von:Fairbanks-Weeks Field, AK, USA
Flug nach:Nome Airport, AK (OME/PAOM), USA
Weather at Nome was worse than previously reported to the crew. Trying to establish visual contact below 400 feet, the DC-3 drifted from the range shuttle legs and struck a fog shrouded mountain.


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