City and Borough of Juneau
155 S. Seward Street
Juneau, Alaska 99801
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Capital City Fire/Rescue

Small plane landed in the wetlands

On Friday August 26, 2016 at 6:15 pm a small commercial Cessna aircraft had safely landed in the wetlands at the end of Juneau International Airport runway, approximately couple of thousand feet east of the end of the runway. The plane was carrying the pilot and 3 people. The plane was coming in for a landing when it experience a mechanical problem. The 4 people were not injured and were able to walk thru the wetlands and to the runway where they were transported back to the airport terminal. Assistant Chief Ed Quinto

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