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Pilot And Passenger Missing After Knik Arm Plane Crash
By Ken Ringstad on August 14th, 2015 in Alaska, Local Accident Report
On August 7, rescue crews searched throughout the day for the occupants of a Piper Super Cub located upside down and partially submerged on the Knik Arm mud flats. Swift-moving, murky waters and changing tides may have moved the plane from where it went down.
Report taken from Alaska Dispatch News on August 10.
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