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Fishing lodge's floatplane crashes; 3 dead

...outside the tiny town of Iliamna, 175 miles southwest of Anchorage, National Transportation Safety Board Alaska Chief Clint Johnson said.The aircraft - a De Havilland DHC-3 Turbine Otter on floats - belonged to an Iliamna fishing lodge. It ended...
Plane crashes on Kenai Peninsula, kills 2

...crash shortly after 8 p.m. and were on the scene by late Saturday."It's not a survivable accident," said Clint Johnson of the National Transportation Safety Board, which is investigating the accident. "There was a post-crash fire...
Men aboard ill-fated plane came to fish

...tundra among trees near scenic Eastwind Lake, a mile north of town, National Transportation Safety Board Alaska chief Clint Johnson said.The plane belonged to the Rainbow King Lodge, a fishing lodge in Iliamna. The business said in a statement...
NTSB: Plane struck lake before deadly crash

...went down behind rising terrain covered with trees.Asked if the plane could have been overloaded, NTSB Alaska chief Clint Johnson said it's something investigators are looking at, both in terms of weight and balance."There's nothing definitive...
Wreckage of crashed Alaska sightseeing plane recovered

...a sightseeing plane that crashed near Ketchikan last month, killing all nine people onboard, has been recovered.Clint Johnson, chief of the Alaska regional office of the National Transportation Safety Board, says the wreckage was removed from...
Investigator: Removal of Alaska plane wreckage weeks away

...rugged terrain near Ketchikan, killing nine people, is recovered.National Transportation Safety Board investigator Clint Johnson said authorities were waiting for a helicopter capable of lifting the parts to become available. He said that process...
Workers recovering wreckage of southeast Alaska plane crash

...helicopter flight to a wooded area west of Juneau, National Transportation Safety Board Alaska regional office chief Clint Johnson told the Alaska Dispatch News.The Wings of Alaska flight crashed on the way from Juneau to the small community of...
Investigators at Alaska site of plane crash that killed 9

...Safety Board made it to the crash site Saturday morning and spent the day scouring for clues to the disaster, said Clint Johnson, head of the board's Alaska office.The plane was on its way back from the Misty Fjords National Monument Johnson...
9 killed when float plane crashes in Misty Fjords

...down. It was too soon to know circumstances of the crash, including whether the plane flew into the cliff, said Clint Johnson, head of the National Transportation Safety Board's Alaska office."The initial rescue crew that went in had a...
Plane debris in Juneau for investigation

...They were able to prep the airplane wreckage to be flown out by helicopter," NTSB Alaska regional office chief Clint Johnson said.The weather was too poor to transport the plane parts Sunday, however, and the team had to return to the beach...


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