Horizon Air COO: We Believe Plane Was Taken by Horizon Air Employee

Flights were grounded at Seattle–Tacoma International Airport on Friday, August 10, after a Horizon Air plane was stolen.

Horizon Air’s Chief Operating Officer Constance von Muehlen confirmed the plane was stolen in a video statement.
“We believe it was taken by a single Horizon Air employee and that no other passengers or crew were on board,” said von Muehlen.
“Shortly thereafter, it crashed near Ketron Island in South Tacoma.
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