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Alaska Plane Crash Memorial Site: Notable Deaths & Obituaries

The most viewed memorials & obituaries in the Alaska Plane Crash Memorial Site.

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A plane carrying former Sen. Ted Stevens and eight others crashed in remote southwest Alaska, killing the longtime Republican lawmaker and four other people. A family spokesman, Mitch Rose, told The Associated Press that Stevens family has been notified about the 86-year-old was among those killed. Ex-NASA chief Sean O'Keefe was also believed to be aboard, but it was unclear whether he was among the dead. Rescuers arrived on helicopter early Tuesday and were...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - Former Sen. Ted Stevens, an uncompromising advocate for Alaska for four decades who delivered scores of expensive projects to one of the nation's most sparsely populated states, including the infamous "Bridge to Nowhere," has died in a plane crash. He was 86. Family spokesman Mitch Rose said Tuesday that Stevens was among five people killed in the crash of a small aircraft outside Dillingham, about 325 miles southwest of Anchorage. Stevens began his career in...
Theron "Terry" Smith, 62, of Eagle River, AK was killed Aug. 9, 2010 after the small plane he was piloting crashed in a remote area of southwest Alaska, near Dillingham. Four passengers were killed, including former senator Ted Stevens. Four people with "varying degrees of injuries" survived, including former NASA chief Sean O'Keefe and his teenage son. The cause of the crash was not immediately known, but weather may have been a contributing factor. At the time of the accident light...
William Phillips Obituary (AP News)

William "Bill" Phillips, Sr. died on Aug. 9, 2010...

Corey Tindall Obituary (AP News)

Corey Tindall of Anchorage died on Aug. 9, 2010...

Dana Tindall Obituary (AP News)

Dana Tindall, 48, of Anchorage died on Aug. 9,...