NTSB Identification: CHI04IA178.
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Scheduled 14 CFR Skyway Airlines Inc.
Incident occurred Tuesday, July 06, 2004 in Milwaukee, WI
Probable Cause Approval Date: 06/08/2005
Aircraft: Beech 1900D, registration: N87SK
Injuries: 19 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators used data provided by various sources and may not have traveled in support of this investigation to prepare this aircraft incident report.

The scheduled domestic air carrier flight received minor damage during landing rollout when the left main landing gear rotated. Metallurgical examination revealed the landing gear fractured at the base of the lug where preexisting fatigue cracks were present. The material composition and hardness were within specifications. The only nonconformity noted was the lug radii were smaller than drawing specifications.

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this incident to be:

The fatigue fracture of the left main landing gear during landing roll.

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