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Plane crashes on Kenai Peninsula, kills 2

...Troopers.Troopers identified the men Sunday as pilot Brian Nolan, 69, and his Peter Lahndt, 57, both of Kasilof. The Cessna 180, owned by Nolan, crashed on Cohoe Loop Road near Cook Inlet in Kasilof.Trooper spokeswoman Beth Ipsen said troopers...
Life-threatening injuries for one survivor after plane crash

...for transportation, her condition remains critical as she faces life-threatening injuries.Mackowiak was aboard a Cessna 180 heading from Juneau to Haines with three others when the small plane crashed in Lynn Canal north of Berners Bay on Wednesday...
Plane crash survivor improves in Seattle

...intensive-care unit of Seattle's Harborview Medical Center as soon as that day.Michael Mackowiak was the pilot of the Cessna 180 that crashed into Lynn Canal near Eldred Rock on Nov. 4. He said the other people on board - himself and two juveniles...
Small airplane lands on highway south of Anchorage

...shoulder. But the pilot was able to restart the plane and taxi it off the highway.The pilot was the only one on board the Cessna 180, en route from Seldovia to Anchorage. See says there were no injuries and no damage to the plane.He says "the pilot...
Witnesses heard sputtering engine before plane crash

...sputtering or misfiring shortly before a crash was heard.A post-crash fire engulfed the plane and consumed the fuselage and left wing.The NTSB plans to inspect the frame of the Cessna 180 and the Continental Motors O-470-series engine.
Pilot, passenger rescued after plane crash near Gustavus

...crashed during a touch-and-go on a remote gravel bar Wednesday evening near Gustavus.Troopers said the pilot of the Cessna 180, 34-year-old Justin Chaput, and the sole passenger aboard, 67-year-old Eugene Chaput, were found after they...
Search begins for pilot in trouble over Prince William Sound

...airplane who reported engine trouble over Prince William Sound.Anchorage television station KTUU reported the pilot of a Cessna 180 reported he was near Perry Island. Coast Guard Petty Officer 1st Class Shawn Eggert said the pilot was the only person...
Coast Guard says remains of missing Alaska pilot found

...says the man's remains were recovered after being found Wednesday evening.Responders say the wreckage of the man's Cessna 180 were partially submerged off the coast of Culross Island.Anchorage television station KTUU reported the pilot's family...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...and a passenger were killed when a Cessna 180 crashed into the side of a mountain...and a passenger were killed when a Cessna 180 crashed into the side of a mountain...and a passenger were killed when a Cessna 180 crashed into the side of a mountain...
One out of four survives plane crash

KING SALMON -- The pilot and a passenger were killed when a Cessna 180 crashed into the side of a mountain in bad weather. Another passenger later died of her injuries, the Coast Guard said Thursday...


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