Four die in C-17 plane crash in Alaska

July 29th, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by BNO News  

ELMENDORF AIR FORCE BASE, ALASKA (BNO NEWS) — Four airmen were killed on Wednesday evening when a Boeing C-17 Globemaster III military cargo plane crashed at Elmendorf Air Force base in Anchorage, the base said on Thursday.

“Our deepest sympathy and sincerest condolences go out to the family and friends of those Airmen killed in this crash. Yesterday, we lost four members of our Arctic Warrior family and it’s a loss felt across our entire joint installation,” said Col. John McMullen, 3rd Wing commander.

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