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Last updated: 17 September 2021
Status:Preliminary - official
Date:Friday 12 March 2021
Time:16:46
Type:Silhouette image of generic C208 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 208B Grand Caravan
Operator:Grant Aviation
Registration: N407GV
MSN: 208B0616
First flight: 1997
Engines: 1 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-114A
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Aircraft fate: Repaired
Location:Chevak Airport, AK (VAK) (   United States of America)
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Chevak Airport, AK (VAK/PAVA), United States of America
Destination airport:Bethel Airport, AK (BET/PABE), United States of America
Narrative:
Aircraft aborted takeoff due to crosswind and icy conditions and veered off runway tipping over on the wing.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Status: Investigation ongoing
Accident number: ANC21LA025
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Classification:
Rejected takeoff
Runway mishap

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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Chevak Airport, AK to Bethel Airport, AK as the crow flies is 217 km (136 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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