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Day: <span>September 30, 2022</span>

Plane wreckage recovered | Whidbey News-Times

Around 9 a.m. on Thursday, South Whidbey resident Beth Hom observed float plane wreckage being recovered from her viewpoint at her Mutiny Bay home. Ten people were killed when the plane crashed into the water off Whidbey Island Sept. 4. The Associated Press reported that multiple bodies were recovered and brought to the Island County coroner’s office when about 80% of the aircraft was pulled from the depths Thursday.

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Myanmar accuses rebels in east of shooting passenger plane

Myanmar’s military government has accused rebel forces of firing at a passenger plane as it was preparing to land, wounding a passenger who was hit by a bullet that penetrated the fuselage. Rebel groups denied the allegation. State television MRTV says the Myanmar National Airlines plane, carrying 63 passengers, was hit as it was about to land in Loikaw, the capital of the eastern state of Kayah. A spokesperson for Myanmar’s ruling military council says the shooting was carried out by “terrorists” belonging to the Karenni National Progressive Party, an ethnic minority militia battling the government, and their allies in the People’s Defense Force, an armed pro-democracy group.

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Small plane crash near PA home kills 1 occupant, injures 2nd

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