Accident Chase YC-122C Avitruc N5904V, Monday 31 January 1977
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Date:Monday 31 January 1977
Time:14:16
Type:Silhouette image of generic c122 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Chase YC-122C Avitruc
Owner/operator:TransNorthern Aviation
Registration: N5904V
MSN:
Year of manufacture:1950
Engine model:Wright R-1820
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:Anchorage International Airport, AK (ANC) -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Anchorage International Airport, AK (ANC/PANC)
Destination airport:Nome Airport, AK (OME/PAOM)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Narrative:
The YC-122 stalled and crashed shortly after takeoff.

PROBABLE CAUSE:
pilot in command - inadequate preflight preparation and/or planning
pilot in command - failed to obtain/maintain flying speed
miscellaneous acts,conditions - airframe ice

Accident investigation:
  
Investigating agency: NTSB
Report number: ANC77FA024
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 4 months
Download report: Final report

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