- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: August 30, 1975
Time: 13:57
Location: Near Gambell, Alaska
Operator: Wien Air Alaska
Flight #: 99
Route: Nome - Gambell
AC Type: Fairchild F-27B
Registration: N4904
cn / ln: 21
Aboard: 32   (passengers:28  crew:4)
Fatalities: 10   (passengers:7  crew:3)
Ground: 0
Summary: After several landing attempts, the aircraft crashed into Sevuokuk Mountain, in fog, while attempting to land at Gambell Airport. The flightcrew's failure to adhere to prescribed company instrument approach procedures while attempting to land in adverse weather conditions.
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