Crash of a De Havilland DHC-3T Otter into the Mutiny Bay: 10 killed
Date & Time: Sep 4, 2022 at 1511 LT
Friday Harbor – Renton
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The single engine airplane departed Friday Harbor on a taxi flight to Renton, carrying nine passengers and one pilot. Half way, the airplane climbed from 600 to 1,000 feet when the speed dropped. The float plane crashed into the Mutiny Bay off Whidbey Island. A dead body was quickly found but during the night of September 6, US Coast Guard suspended the search for nine people who are missing. Searches by the USCG and local agencies spanned about 2,100 nautical miles without success.