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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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Search still on for lost plane

...Civil Air Patrol continued to search today for a missing Cessna 180 floatplane piloted by Lawrence "Smokey" Howell of Petersburg...asks that anyone who may have seen a cream-and-blue Cessna 180 float plane in the vicinity of Admiralty Island, Frederick...
Thorne Bay crash kills one

...floatplane crash Thursday evening near Thorne Bay. Timothy L. Wyatt, 39, was the sole occupant, pilot and owner of the Cessna 180, which crashed on the rocks of Piggy Cove three miles southwest of Thorne Bay about 8 p.m., Alaska State Troopers...
State and local briefly

...pilot had to be rescued Sunday after their plane landed on Lake George and broke through the ice. The single-engine Cessna 180, operated by Bush Air, had taken off from Merril Field for a flightseeing trip to the Lake George area, 25 miles southeast...


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