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Last updated: 2 December 2021
Date:Thursday 8 October 1981
Type:Silhouette image of generic F27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fairchild F-27M
Operator:Pacific Alaska Airlines
Registration: N777DG
MSN: 13
First flight: 1958
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Fairbanks International Airport, AK (FAI) (   United States of America)
Phase: Standing (STD)
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
The aircraft sustained substantial damage when its left main landing gear collapsed during engineering work at Fairbanks, AK.
The damaged aircraft was sold to Misty Air and parts were used to rebuild F-27 MSN 18.

Damaged on the ground

» Jan F. Homma (e-mail 28-11-2011)


photo of Fairchild-F-27M-N777DG
accident date: 08-10-1981
type: Fairchild F-27M
registration: N777DG
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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