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PenAir plane flying from Anchorage reportedly crashes at Unalaska airport [runway excursion] ( Saab 2000 commuter flight)

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(four injured, no fatalities reported) UNALASKA — A commuter airplane has crashed near the airport in a small Alaska community on the Bering Sea. The crash at the airport in Unalaska in the Aleutian Islands occurred shortly after 5 p.m. Thursday, freelance photographer Jim Paulin said. The Peninsula Airways flight from Anchorage to Dutch Harbor landed about 500 feet beyond the airport near the water, Paulin said (mustreadalaska.com) More...

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Michael Blackstock 1
https://www.adn.com/alaska-news/2019/10/18/small-plane-crash-reported-at-unalaska-airport/
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Jeremy Kudlick 1
https://www.ktuu.com/content/news/Plane-off-runway-at-Unalaska-Airport-563346322.html
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linbb 1
That airport is a rough one to get into anyway wonder what the weather was?
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Michael Blackstock 1
METAR's are mid-way down page. I'm guessing they are automated there?: https://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=20191017-0

Nevertheless, the 6PM one is showing wind coming from 300, 21 gusting to 27 knots. The makes one wonder why in the photos the aricraft is hanging off the end of runway 13. (the almost dead on reciprocal)
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Michael Blackstock 1
This is not a fatal accident. An injured passenger has died.
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Michael Blackstock 1
now** https://abcnews.go.com/US/high-school-swim-team-members-shaken-safe-plane/story?id=66363658

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