Stories tagged: Richard Russell
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 10:02 a.m.
Sea-Tac International Airport and Alaska Airlines are reviewing security procedures in the wake of an incident last August in which a
Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
‘Airplane of opportunity’? Richard Russell raised pilot’s suspicions a year before Sea-Tac plane heist
A commercial airline pilot says he encountered Richard Russell – the Horizon Air baggage handler who stole a passenger plane from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport and took it for a wild …
Sun., Sept. 2, 2018
Sen. Charles Schumer’s proposal in recent days to rename the Russell Senate Office Building after Sen. John McCain has stirred fresh debate over the removal or renaming of historical markers …
Sat., Aug. 11, 2018, 9:48 p.m.
He was a 29-year-old grounds crew member, fully credentialed to be inside secure areas and certified to tow aircraft around the tarmac. But federal investigators, Sea-Tac officials and his employer …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 11, 2018, 5:17 p.m.
The airline employee who took a plane from Sea-Tac Airport on Friday night and flew it throughout the Puget Sound region before crashing on an island has been identified as …