Date: July 03, 1970
Time: 14:00
Location: McGrath, Alakska
Operator: Reeder Flying Service
Flight #: ?
Route: McGrath AK - Galena, AK
AC Type: Douglas DC-3
Registration: N154R
cn / ln: 6156
Aboard: 27   (passengers:25  crew:2)
Fatalities: 5   (passengers:4  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: Crashed into trees shortly after taking off. The pilot-in-command diverted attention from operation. Pilot rotated at V2, reduced power, co-pilot raised gear, prop hit runway.

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