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Recorder reveals loud noises heard near end of flight

...261 recorded a loud noise in the minutes before the MD-83 went out of control and plunged into the ocean, a federal investigator said Friday. The noise was one of two revealed by analysis of the cockpit voice recorder, said John Hammerschmidt...
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Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: Aircraft didn't see each other 6/2/98

...helicopter and a small airplane Saturday near Gastineau Channel was like a car crash at an intersection, said the federal investigator. The Era flightseeing helicopter was headed east at about 110 mph and had just crossed the east shore and...
NTSB: Pilot met up with girlfriend's plane before they collided over Alaska, killing him

...communicating by radio with her boyfriend before their planes collided in the air over Alaska last week, killing him, a federal investigator said.The two pilots took off from different western Alaska villages Friday but met up in the air on the way to...
NTSB: Survivor says plane struck Alaska mountain in heavy fog; village teacher, pilot dead

ANCHORAGE - A federal investigator looking into a fatal plane crash in Alaska said Monday one of the four survivors told him the small aircraft struck the side of...
No on hurt after pilot skillfully steers small plane into shrubs after losing power

...some alder bushes and land without any injuries would have needed "nerves of steel" for the risky maneuver, a federal investigator said.The Cessna 206 float plane had just taken off Thursday afternoon from a lake when it lost power, said Larry...
NTSB says pilot in fatal Alaska midair crash flew over other aircraft, out of its line of view

...another plane piloted by his girlfriend, then flew over the small aircraft and disappeared from her line of view, a federal investigator said Tuesday.Kristen Sprague radioed Scott Veal that she couldn't see him and he responded by saying something...
Weather considered in deadly helicopter crash

WASILLA - A federal investigator says bad weather will be considered in the crash of a helicopter northeast of Anchorage earlier this week. Four people were killed...


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