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NTSB to try to salvage plane in crash off Molokai

HONOLULU (AP) — Crews will try to salvage the plane that crashed off the Hawaiian island of Molokai after the submerged wreckage was spotted from a helicopter, the National Transportation Safety Board said Monday. The […]

12/16/2013

Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie, right, speaks at a gathering in memory of state Health Department Director Loretta Fuddy, as Deputy Director Gary Gill, second from right, listens in Honolulu on Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013. Fuddy died in a plane crash off Molokai on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy)

Hawaii survivor: Plane lost power, then glided

HONOLULU (AP) — When a small commercial plane’s lone engine failed, the nine people on board stayed calm as the plane glided toward the ocean and then made a remarkably smooth belly landing, a survivor recounted Friday. […]

12/13/2013

Ten killed in Alaska plane crash

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) – An air taxi crashed Sunday at an Alaska airport, killing all 10 people aboard, a National Transportation Safety Board investigator said. The accident happened around 11:20 a.m. and sent the fixed-wing […]

07/07/2013