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Last updated: 28 July 2021
Status:Schlussbericht
Datum:Montag 8 Juli 1974
Zeit:12:50
Flugzeugtyp:Armstrong Whitworth AW-650 Argosy 101
Fluggesellschaft:Duncan Aviation
Kennzeichen: N894U
Werknummer: 6658
Baujahr: 1961-06-25 (13 years )
Triebwerk: 4 Rolls-Royce Dart 526
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 3
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 3
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Point Hope Airport, AK (PHO) (   USA)
Flugphase: Landung (LDG)
Betriebsart:Unbekannt
Flug von:Galena Airport, AK (GAL/PAGA), USA
Flug nach:Point Hope Airport, AK (PHO/PAPO), USA
Unfallbericht:
The landing gear failed after landing due to stress corrosion cracking.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE:
airframe - landing gear: main gear-shock absorbing assy,struts,attachments,etc.
miscellaneous acts,conditions - fatigue fracture

Informationsquelle:
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Distance from Galena Airport, AK to Point Hope Airport, AK as the crow flies is 587 km (367 miles).

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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