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Family members identify missing pilot from Knik Arm crash

...reported The Alaska Dispatch News.Alaska State Troopers have not publically identified the pilot and passenger of the Piper PA-18 Supercub found partially submerged in the Knik Arm mudflats, but Grant Fairbanks says his son was flying to the area...
NTSB releases report on mid-air crash near Wasilla

...midair collision near Wasilla, a witness told investigators from the National Transportation Safety Board.The two Piper PA-18 Super Cubs hit at right angles, according to a preliminary report released by the agency, KTUU-TV reported.The...
Alaska Digest

...Ore., died in the crash, troopers said. Maurer, who has addresses in Issaquah, Wash., and Kenai, was flying a Piper PA-18 on floats, troopers said. The Coast Guard said its Command Center in Juneau received an emergency satellite signal...
Missing pilot found alive

...Guard spokesman Maj. Guy Hayes said Burick is not injured. Forest Service spokesman Ray Massey said Burick crashed his Piper PA-18 Super Cub on Saturday, the same day he took off. Massey says co-workers of Burick did not become concerned until...
Plane crashes claim 17 people this summer

...crash north of Dillingham came reports of yet another crash. Rescuers found two people dead Friday in the wreckage of a Piper PA-18 near McGrath. Aviation experts say a combination of new navigation systems, better runways and a growing professionalism...
Plane nose breaks through lake ice near Wasilla

...takeoff. Tom Shankster, 52, of Aurora, Colo., and his passenger, Jason Johnson, 37, of Wasilla, jumped from the Piper PA-18 Supercub when the mishap occurred Saturday afternoon on Anderson Lake. The men swam across a short stretch of open...


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