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Last updated: 28 July 2021
Fecha:miércoles 30 abril 1975
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic L188 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed L-188AF Electra
Operador:Zantop International Airlines
Registración: N283F
Numéro de série: 1089
Año de Construcción: 1959-08-29 (15 years 8 months)
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 3
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 3
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Prudhoe Bay/Deadhorse Airport, AK (SCC) (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Fairbanks International Airport, AK (FAI/PAFA), Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Prudhoe Bay/Deadhorse Airport, AK (SCC/PASC), Estados Unidos de América
The Electra freighter landed heavily 1000 feet down the runway in poor weather conditions consisting of snow and a cloud ceiling at 500 feet.
, causing the left wing to detach. The aircraft continued and came to rest inverted 183 m after touchdown and 30 m to the left of the runway.

Probable Cause:

copilot - improper level off
pilot in command - failed to initiate go-around
pilot in command - inadequate supervision of flight
weather - low ceiling
weather - fog
weather - snow

» NTSB File # 1-0018


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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Fairbanks International Airport, AK to Prudhoe Bay/Deadhorse Airport, AK as the crow flies is 594 km (371 miles).

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