de Havilland DHC-3 Otter Plane Crash near Whidbey Island, Washington

by | Sep 5, 2022 | Aviation Accident, Wrongful Death

There was a plane crash near Whidbey Island, Washington on September 4, 2022.  According to reports, a single-engine de Havilland DHC-3 Otter float plane crashed in Mutiny Bay with ten people on board.  The plane was en route from Friday Harbor to Renton Municipal Airport.  One body has been recovered and the other nine remain missing.  The missing passengers are also believed to have perished in the crash.  The flight was operated by Friday Harbor Seaplanes.  The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

There have been a number of recent plane crashes in 2022.  A Cessna 172 crashed in Mayfield Heights, Ohio on August 30, 2022.  A Cirrus SR-22 plane crashed near Houston, Texas on September 1, 2022 after experiencing engine failure.  A Yakovlev Yak-11 crashed after taking off from the Minter Field Airport on September 2, 2022.  A United Airlines flight aborted takeoff due to smoke in the cabin on September 2, 2022.  A Beech 58 plane crashed in Sacramento County, California on September 4, 2022.

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