Airplane Crash - Yakutat, Alaska 11/27/1947

Details of airplane crash/ shootdown - Yakutat, Alaska


Date11/27/1947
LocationYakutat, Alaska
OperatorColumbia Air Cargo
RouteAnchorage - Yakutat
TypeDouglas DC-3
RegistrationNC95486
Cn/In6065
Aboard13
Fatalities13
Ground0
SummaryCrashed into trees while on approach to Yakutat. Failure to follow the approved instrument approach procedures while making an initial approach at an altitude insufficient to clear trees along the flight path.

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