NTSB Identification: DCA69A0006
14 CFR Part 121 Scheduled operation of WIEN CONSOLIDATED AIRLINES INC
Aircraft: FAIRCHILD F-27B, registration: N4905B

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 FILE    DATE          LOCATION          AIRCRAFT DATA       INJURIES       FLIGHT                        PILOT DATA
                                                               F  S M/N     PURPOSE
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1-0038   68/12/2   PEDRO BAY,ALAS      FAIRCHILD F-27B     CR-  3  0  0  SCHED DOM PASSG SRV       AIRLINE TRANSPORT, AGE
        TIME - 0936                    N4905B              PX- 36  0  0                            37, 10557 TOTAL HOURS,
                                       DAMAGE-DESTROYED    OT-  0  0  0                            5357 IN TYPE, INSTRUMENT
                                                                                                   RATED.
        OPERATOR - WIEN CONSOLIDATED AIRLINES,INC.
        DEPARTURE POINT             INTENDED DESTINATION         LAST ENROUTE STOP
          ANCHORAGE,ALAS              DILLINGHAM,ALAS              KING SALMON,ALAS
        TYPE OF ACCIDENT                                         PHASE OF OPERATION
           TURBULENCE                                               IN FLIGHT: DESCENDING
           AIRFRAME FAILURE: IN FLIGHT                              IN FLIGHT: DESCENDING
        PROBABLE CAUSE(S)
           PERSONNEL - MAINTENANCE,SERVICING,INSPECTION: IMPROPER MAINTENANCE (MAINTENANCE PERSONNEL)
           PERSONNEL - WEATHER PERSONNEL: INCORRECT WEATHER FORECAST
           AIRFRAME - WINGS: SKIN AND ATTACHMENTS
           MISCELLANEOUS ACTS,CONDITIONS - FATIGUE FRACTURE
           WEATHER - TURBULENCE IN FLIGHT,CLEAR AIR
        FACTOR(S)
           MISCELLANEOUS ACTS,CONDITIONS - SEPARATION IN FLIGHT
        WEATHER BRIEFING - COMPANY DISPATCH
        WEATHER FORECAST - WEATHER CONSIDERABLY WORSE THAN FORECAST
        SKY CONDITION                                            CEILING AT ACCIDENT SITE
          CLEAR                                                    UNLIMITED
        VISIBILITY AT ACCIDENT SITE                              PRECIPITATION AT ACCIDENT SITE
          5 OR OVER(UNLIMITED)                                     NONE
        OBSTRUCTIONS TO VISION AT ACCIDENT SITE                  TYPE OF WEATHER CONDITIONS
          NONE                                                     VFR
        TYPE OF FLIGHT PLAN
          IFR
        REMARKS- ENCTRD SVR TO EXTRM UNFCST TURBC. R WING WKND INDETERMINATE DEG BY PRE-EXISTING FATIGUE CRACKS.

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