US: Cruise excursion plane crashes in Alaska; nine killed
June 26 , 2015
All nine people on board a plane carrying passengers from a cruise ship were killed after it crashed in Alaska, reports said.
Wreckage of the sightseeing plane was found on a cliff after the aircraft was reported to be missing.
The crash took place close to Ella Lake, some 20 miles north-east of Ketchikan town, according to Holland America Line, the Seattle-based cruise firm.
The float plane was carrying eight passengers and one pilot.