The airplane landed safely back at fairbanks. The crash was reported just after 1 p.m.
Be at the field 20 minutes prior to that.
Wright air service crash. The 8 passengers, and one pilot onboard were not injured. Ntsb investigator shaun williams told channel 2 news that the plane was flying from fairbanks to anaktuvuk pass saturday, when it went down just after 1 p.m. Wright air service flight wrf440, a cessna 208b grand caravan, n97ha, sustained serious damage to the right aileron after encountering severe turbulence.
The airplane was operated by wright air service as a title 14 code of federal regulations part 135 scheduled commuter flight, as flight number 440. Authorities say saturday's crash of a wright air service cessna 208 caravan on a scheduled flight from fairbanks sent its pilot and all seven. Wright air lines, founded in cleveland, ohio in 1966, is regarded as the first united states regional airline.
Debris from the crash is still visible in the park (macha and jordan 2002). Saturday on a scheduled commuter flight and crashed a little before 1 p.m. The wright air service cessna 208 caravan took off from fairbanks about 10:30 a.m.
About six miles outside the. About six miles southwest of anaktuvuk. A wright air service commuter caravan has crashed near anaktuvuk pass saturday afternoon, according to officials with national transportation safety board and wright air service.
Mary’s (four deaths, six serious injuries), the promech air, wings of alaska and wright air service accidents. One hour prior to departure is required.