UPDATE: Five Dead, One Missing in Southeast Flight-Seeing Midair Collision

UPDATE: Five Dead, One Missing in Southeast Flight-Seeing Midair Collision

  Five people are reported dead and one other missing following a mid-air collision of two aircraft carrying sight-seers near Ketchikan on Monday. Ten of 11 persons aboard a de Havilland Otter DHC-3 were transported to the Ketchikan hospital after that aircraft and a single-engine de Havilland DHC-2 Beaver impacted over George Inlet after a […]

Seven Survive ‘Beaver’ Crash near Ketchikan

Seven Survive ‘Beaver’ Crash near Ketchikan

On Sunday afternoon, a DeHavilland DHC-2 Beaver crashed into Big Goat Lake on take-off, it was reported in the trooper dispatch on Monday. The “Beaver,” flown by 30-year-old Matthew B. Perron, had taken six passengers, from a cruise line that was docked in Ketchikan. The flight had gone to the popular sight-seeing destination in the […]