10 People Killed in Anchorage Plane Crash
ANCHORAGE, Ala. (KTLA) — A plane crashed at Soldotna Airport on Sunday, killing nine passengers and the pilot.
The plane was operating as an air taxi, a press release by the Federal Aviation Administration stated.
The crash of the de Havilland DHC-3 Otter airplane happened at 11:20 a.m., according to airport officials.
It was not clear what caused the crash or whether the accident happened on take-off or landing, said Clint Johnson, the head of the NTSB’s Anchorage office.
The plane burned after the crash, Johnson added.
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