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Alaska plane crash and rescue

Former senator Ted Stevens's plane crashed, killing five passengers. The four who survived would spend 18 hours waiting for rescue in the wilds of Alaska.

 
 

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Storm clouds gather near Dillingham, Alaska. In August, a plane carrying former senator Ted Stevens and eight others crashed on its way from a lodge to a fishing camp. Five of the passengers were killed. The other four spent 18 hours waiting for rescue.


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The Waiting: Survivors of the Ted Stevens plane crash in Alaska wondered if help would reach them in time
Article | A plane carrying former senator Ted Stevens and eight others crashed in the Alaskan wilderness. Five were killed, four survived -- but would rescuers get to the site of the plane crash in time?

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