May 21, 2019 · It was the third small plane crash in Alaska in two weeks. The Coast Guard said four good Samaritan vessels responded to a 2 p.m. report of a downed Cessna A185F Skywagon in the sound near Cascade Bay, some 20 miles southwest of Valdez, Alaska.
Jul 11, 2018 · All 11 people on board a plane survived a crash in Ketchikan, Alaska, on Tuesday, July 10, 2018. Coast Guard commander and Search and Rescue Mission Coordinator Mike Kahle praised the pilot, who had kept the 10 passengers safe while landing the aircraft in the uneven terrain.
May 14, 2019 · When two propeller planes crashed in southeast Alaska on Monday, killing six people, aviation experts said they were saddened, but not surprised. The accident, which also left 10 injured, was among many involving small planes in the United States in recent months.
May 16, 2019 · The wreckage of the Taquan Air plane, which was submerged in about 75 feet of water about 50 feet from shore, was loaded onto a barge. Crews were working to recover the wreckage of the Mountain Air plane, but the debris field in that crash stretched over 1,000 by 3,000 feet.
May 15, 2019 · A plane with cruise line passengers crashed into a mountain while returning from the Misty Fjords National Monument, killing all eight passengers and the pilot. Lax standards and flying despite poor weather led to the crash, investigators concluded, according to the Daily News. The plane was operated by Promech Air.
May 14, 2019 · Two small planes crashed near George Inlet in Alaska on Monday, killing six people and injuring 10, the authorities said. The United States Coast Guard said Tuesday that the bodies of two people missing after the midair collision of two small planes on Monday in a remote part of Alaska had been recovered, bringing the number of people killed to six.