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Wreckage of crashed Alaska sightseeing plane recovered

...investigation team to reconvene there.The plane was carrying eight cruise ship passengers on a shore excursion to Misty Fjords National Monument near Ketchikan when it crashed June 25. The pilot also died.Authorities had been waiting for a heavy-lift...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-07-28/wreckage-crashed-alaska-sightseeing-pla
Local
Investigators at Alaska site of plane crash that killed 9

...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 said. The terrain where the plane crashed is steep, mountainous, and often sees strong winds and...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-28/investigators-alaska-site-plane-crash-k
State
9 killed when float plane crashes in Misty Fjords

...emergency locator transmitter activated in the Misty Fjords National Monument, and a helicopter pilot spotted the downed...tours of the more than 3,000-square-mile Misty Fjord National Monument in its floatplanes."Towering granite cliffs...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-26/9-killed-when-plane-crashes-sightseeing
State
To talk transboundary mining, Taku Tlingit put folks in the same boat

...for watersheds shared with Southeast Alaska, sits at the headwaters of the Unuk River, which flows into Misty Fjords National Monument near Ketchikan.Zimmer said the province is going to do what it wants to do in terms of its mine permitting...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-07-13/talk-transboundary-mining-taku-tlingit-
Local
Feds: Plane in deadly crash had safety technology

...complete the technology was on the plane that crashed.The crash occurred as the plane was on its way back from Misty Fjords National Monument, a wilderness area of glacial valleys, lakes and snowcapped peaks. Johnson said other pilots were reporting...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-07-08/feds-plane-deadly-crash-had-safety-tech
State
Report: Plane in deadly Alaska crash had safety technology

...the technology was on the plane that crashed.The crash occurred as the plane was on its way back from the Misty Fjords National Monument, a wilderness area of glacial valleys, lakes and snowcapped peaks.A meteorologist working on the case...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-07-07/report-plane-deadly-alaska-crash-had-sa
State
Investigator: Removal of Alaska plane wreckage weeks away

...early as Friday. But he said it would only contain basic information.Eight cruise ship passengers on a flightseeing shore excursion were killed along with their pilot when their plane went down Thursday in Misty Fjords National Monument.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-07-01/investigator-removal-alaska-plane-wreck
State
Crashes brought safety steps for tourism flights

...Monday.The locations of the webcams include Misty Fjords National Monument in Southeast Alaska, where the plane operated...small geographic area. It can be beautiful in Misty Fjords National Monument but horrible just a few miles away in Ketchikan...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-30/crashes-brought-safety-steps-tourism-fl
State
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for June 29, 2015

...most.Thumbs down to the unfriendly skies. On Thursday, a Promech Air flight out of Ketchikan crashed in Misty Fjords National Monument, killing all nine aboard. It was Alaska's deadliest air disaster in two years and a reminder that what...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-06-29/empire-editorial-thumbs-thumbs-down-j
Opinion
Crashes in Alaska brought safety steps for tourism flights

...of sightseeing planes.Federal documents reviewed Monday state that weather cameras had been installed at Misty Fjords National Monument, where a sightseeing plane crashed last week and killed all nine people aboard.The cameras were set up...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-29/crashes-alaska-brought-safety-steps-tou
State

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