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PenAir plane crash - A Saab 2000 with 41 people onboard crashes in Alaska, USA
17th October, 2019

Date : 17th October, 2019

Airline :
PenAir

Aircraft :
Saab 2000

Location :
Unalaska, AK, USA

Fatalities : 1:41

PenAir plane crash - A Saab 2000 with 41 people onboard crashes in Alaska, USA<br>17th October, 2019
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