Accident description
Last updated: 17 April 2014
Status:
Date:Sunday 8 August 1954
Time:15:40 AST
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-30-DK (DC-3C)
Operator:Alaska Airlines
Registration: N91008
C/n / msn: 13977/25422
First flight: 1944
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:40 km (25 mls) NW of McGrath, AK (   United States of America)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:McGrath Airport, AK (MCG/PAMC), United States of America
Destination airport:Colorado Creek, AK, United States of America
Narrative:
Struck a mountain.

Sources:
» Air Britain Casualty compendium (pt. 60)
» Douglas DC-3 Production List (Issue no. 28)


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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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