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10:13

Alaska Airlines 261 Initial Footage (Part 2)

2:02

Mayday - Cutting Corners - Alaska Airlines 261

11:29

Alaska Airlines Flight 261 - DISASTER BREAKDOWN

3:02

Flight 261 Memorial

19:50

2018 Alaska Air Flt 261 Memorial Service

Alaska Airlines Flight 261 was a scheduled international passenger flight from Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport in Puerto Vallarta. The aircraft operating the route, a McDonnell Douglas MD-83, crashed into the Pacific Ocean about 2.7 miles north of Anacapa Island, California, after suffering a catastrophic loss of pitch control.
    • Background 

    • Accident flight 

    • Investigation 

    • Aftermath 

    • In popular culture