Officials say that the wreckage location, in an area with deep crevasses, is permanently inaccessible.
A U.S. Coast Guard aircraft spotted wreckage in a glaciated area with deep crevasses near Mt. Leeper in Wrangell-St. Elias National Park.
A group of 12 mountaineers were rescued Tuesday from a glacier in Wrangell-St. Elias National Park by the Alaska National Guard.
The pair of New York pilots had crashed their Cessna 182 into a mountainside at 6,000 feet — hard enough that one of its wings was gone, and their gear was scattered across the mountainside.
What’s happening at the Malaspina Glacier may be the largest landscape transformation underway in the United States.
One glacier in Denali National Park could be moving at a decidedly un-glacial pace.