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Last updated: 30 November 2020
Date:Sunday 8 August 1954
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: 25422/13977
First flight: 1944
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:40 km (25 mls) NW of McGrath, AK (   United States of America)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:McGrath Airport, AK (MCG/PAMC), United States of America
Destination airport:Colorado Creek, AK, United States of America
Struck a mountain.

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


photo of Douglas-C-47A-N91008
accident date: 08-08-1954
type: Douglas C-47A (DC-3)
registration: N91008
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s 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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