Aircraft de Havilland DHC3 crashed in Soldotna Airport in Alaska

Aircraft de Havilland DHC3 Otter crashed on 8 July 2013 at Soldotna Airport in Alaska. 10 people were killed in the crash.

Jul 9, 2013 16:46 IST
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AlaskaTen people died in an air-taxi plane crash on 8 July 2013 at the Soldotna Airport in Alaska. A team of National Transportation Safety Board was sent to investigate into the reasons of crash. The single-engine aircraft de Havilland DHC3 Otter burst into flames at 11 am local time of Soldotna that is located about 75 miles southwest of Anchorage.

This is the second air accident within two days, earlier a Boeing jetliner crashed on 7 July 2013 and burned at San Francisco International Airport. Two people were killed and leaving behind more than 100 people injured.

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