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Safety Recommendation Details

Safety Recommendation A-91-017
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Synopsis: ON JUNE 2, 1990, AT 0937 ALASKAN DAYLIGHT TIME, MARKAIR, INC., FLIGHT 3087, A BOEING 737-2X6C, REGISTERED IN THE US AS N670MA, CRASHED ABOUT 7.5 MILES SHORT OF RUNWAY 14, UNALAKLEET, ALASKA, WHILE EXECUTING A LOCALIZER APPROACH TO THAT RUNWAY. THE FLIGHT ORIGINATED AT ANCHORAGE INTERNA TIONAL AIRPORT, ANCHORAGE, ALASKA AT 0828. INSTRUMENT METEOROLOGICAL CONDITIONS EXISTED AT THE TIME AND THE FLIGHT WAS ON AN INSTRUMENT FLIGHT RULES (IFR) FLIGHT PLAN. THE CAPTAIN, THE FIRST OFFICER, AND A FLIGHT ATTENDANT SUSTAINED MINOR INJURIES. ANOTHER FLIGHT ATTENDANT SUSTAINED SERIOUS INJURIES. THERE WERE NO PASSENGERS ON BOARD, AND THE AIRPLANE WAS DESTROYED.
Recommendation: THE NTSB RECOMMENDS THAT THE MARKAIR, INC.: REVISE THE MARKAIR GROUND TRAINING PROGRAMS TO ENSURE THAT ALL PILOTS RECEIVE THE CURRENT 16-HOUR MARKAIR COCKPIT RESOURCE MANAGEMENT TRAINING PRIOR TO PARTICIPATING IN SCHEDULED AIR CARRIER OPERATIONS.
Original recommendation transmittal letter: PDF
Overall Status: Closed - Acceptable Action
Mode: Aviation
Location: UNALAKLEET, AK, United States
Is Reiterated: No
Is Hazmat: No
Is NPRM: No
Accident #: DCA90MA030
Accident Reports: Markair, Inc., Boeing 737-2X6C, N670MA Controlled Flight into Terrain
Report #: AAR-91-02
Accident Date: 6/2/1990
Issue Date: 2/13/1991
Date Closed: 2/10/1994
Addressee(s) and Addressee Status: Markair, Inc. (Closed - Acceptable Action)
Keyword(s): Crew Resource Management, Training and Education

Safety Recommendation History
From: NTSB
To: Markair, Inc.
Date: 2/10/1994
Response: THE BOARD NOTES THA MARKAIR'S CRM PROGRAM IS NOW IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE FAA'S GUIDELINES AND THAT ALL MARKAIR IS NOW IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE FAA'S GUIDELINES AND THAT ALL MARKAIR PILOTS HAVE RECEIVED CRM TRAINING. RECOMMENDATION A-91-17 IS THEREFORE CLASSIFIED "CLOSED--ACCEPTABLE ACTION."

From: Markair, Inc.
To: NTSB
Date: 10/18/1993
Response: THE MARKAIR CRM PROGRAM IS NOW PART OF MARKAIR'S FAA APPROVED TRAINING PROGRAM, APPROVED UNDER THE CURRENT 8400 GUIDELINES. ALL NEW HIRES HAVE CRM INCLUDED AS PART OF THEIR BASIC INDOCTRINATION. ALL PILOTS EMPLOYED AT MARKAIR HAVE RECEIVED CRM TRAINING.