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Aviation Accident


NTSB Identification: DCA14IA016
Nonscheduled 14 CFR Part 121: Air Carrier operation of Atlas Air , Inc.
Incident occurred Thursday, November 21, 2013 in Wichita, KS
Aircraft: BOEING 747 - 409LCF, registration: N780BA
Injuries: 2 Uninjured.

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. Any errors in this report will be corrected when the final report has been completed. NTSB investigators used data provided by various sources and may not have traveled in support of this investigation to prepare this aircraft incident report.

On November 21, 2013, about 2120 central standard time, a Boeing B747-400LCF (Dreamlifter) registered to Boeing Aircraft Holding Company, N780BA, and operated by Atlas Air Inc., as a 14 CFR Part 121 domestic cargo flight from John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, New York, to McConnell Air Force Base, Wichita, Kansas, mistakenly landed at Colonel James Jabara Airport, Wichita, Kansas. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed, and an instrument flight rules flight plan was filed. There were no injuries to the two flight crew and the airplane was not damaged.