Date: September 08, 1973
Time: 04:42
Location: King Cove, Alaska
Operator: World Airways
Flight #: ?
Route: Travis AFB - Clark AFB - Yokota AFB, Japan
AC Type: McDonnell Douglas DC-8-63F
Registration: N802WA
cn / ln: 46146
Aboard: 6   (passengers:3  crew:3)
Fatalities: 6   (passengers:3  crew:3)
Ground: 0
Summary: Hit mountain at 3,500 ft., in level flight, 15.5 miles east of airport in fog. Improper IFR operation. Descended below MSA in mountainous terrain.

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