De Havilland DHC-3 Plane Crash near Yakutat, Alaska

by | May 28, 2022 | Aviation Accident, Personal Injury

There was a small plane crash near Yakutat, Alaska on May 24, 2022.  According to reports, the  single-engine de Havilland DHC-3 plane crashed while attempting to land at a rural runway.  The Coast Guard was notified of the crash as a result of an emergency transmitter alert.  A Coast Guard helicopter landed and took two passengers with critical back injuries to Yakutat.  A third passenger who experienced breathing issues also required medical treatment.  All three were eventually transported to Anchorage.  The charter flight was being operated by Yakutat Coastal Airlines.

There have been a number of recent plane crashes in 2022.  A Cessna 421 C Golden Eagle plane crashed near Hobby Airport on May 6, 2022.  A Diamond DA42 plane crashed in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania on May 9, 2022  A Piper PA-24 plane crashed near Athens-Ben Epps Airport on May 11, 2022.  There was a small plane crash in Cleburne, Texas on May 17, 2022.  There was a small plane crash in Wayne, Nebraska on May 20, 2022.  A single-engine Piper PA-32-260 crashed in Broomfield, Colorado on May 21, 2022  There was a small plane crash in Seagraves, Texas on May 24, 2022.

Spagnoletti Law Firm has attorneys licensed in Texas, Florida, and New York.  We have handled numerous cases involving the failure of necessary equipment on a plane or helicopter in both federal and state court across the country.  When it comes to aviation, safety must come first.  Our attorneys have extensive experience in plane and helicopter crash litigation and the skills needed to aggressively represent the families of loved ones who have lost their lives or those who have been seriously injured in a plane or helicopter crash.  The experienced aviation attorneys at Spagnoletti Law Firm can help you understand your rights if you or a loved one was a victim of a crash. Please contact us online or call 713-804-9306 or to learn more about your legal rights.