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Digs & more on the Gary Knopp plane crash

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TYB

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Alaska state Rep. Gary Knopp was killed in a mid-air collision of two planes near Soldotna on Friday, the Alaska House Majority said in a statement.

https://www.juneauempire.com/news/breaking-soldotna-rep-gary-knopp-killed-in-plane-crash/

https://www.ktuu.com/2020/07/31/sterling-highway-open-following-a-plane-crash-in-soldotna/

https://www.asndata.aviation-safety.net/wikibase/238904

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N1904T/history/20200731/1624Z/PASX/PASX

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https://ballotpedia.org/Gary_Knopp

Some more Knopp diggz.

Shows legislation that he was involved in.

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>>10144074

That's the second fatal mid-air collision between a De Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver and another aircraft this month.

https://www.krem.com/article/news/investigations/ntsb-records-fatal-midair-collision-just-idahos-fourth-this-century/293-2cd01731-7234-4962-8e74-611c8e0cc7f4

Anon believes there are serious deficiencies with visibility from the cockpit in these aircraft and that is likely the cause. The Beaver pilots did not see the other plane.

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http://www.garyknoppforstatehouse.com/home

He was a very experienced pilot. Civil Air Patrol and Flight Instructor.

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Something is wrong with this picture. Where is the fire damage?

Rita Geller, who works at a golf course near the airport, said she started running when she heard the planes hit, and watched one fall to the ground,

I ran to more of a clearing and basically saw it explode,

she told the Anchorage Daily News. “The engine, things were flying off of it. I didn’t see the second plane, but I saw a lot of debris flying around. It was horrific. It was just like 9/11.”

https://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/northwest/2-small-planes-collide-in-mid-air-near-soldotna-airport/

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Here's what Q says.