Accident Kaiser-Frazer C-119L Flying Boxcar N8504W, Monday 7 September 1981
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Date:Monday 7 September 1981
Time:11:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic C119 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Kaiser-Frazer C-119L Flying Boxcar
Owner/operator:J.D. Gifford and Associates
Registration: N8504W
MSN: KMC-256
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:Dahl Creek Airport, AK (DCK) -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Executive
Departure airport:Anchorage International Airport, AK (ANC/PANC)
Destination airport:Dahl Creek Airport, AK (DCK)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Narrative:
The right hand main landing gear shear pin failed, causing the gear to collapse. Aircraft damaged beyond repair.

PROBABLE CAUSE(S):
airframe - landing gear: gear locking mechanism
miscellaneous acts,conditions - overload failure

Accident investigation:
  
Investigating agency: NTSB
Report number: ANC81DAA39
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report

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