Identities of plane crash victims confirmed

The Alaska State Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identities of the 10 victims of the plane crash that occurred Sunday at the Soldotna airport, according to the Soldotna Police Department.

The pilot was confirmed to be Walter “Willy” Rediske, age 42, of Nikiski.

The passengers were identified as Christopher McManus, age 46; Stacey McManus, age 46; Meghan McManus, age 17; Connor McManus, age 14; Milton Antonakos, age 53; Kimberly Antonakos, age 43; Olivia Antonakos, age 16; Milton Antonakos III, age 11; and Anna Antonakos, age 10.

The McManus and Antonakos families were from Greenville, S.C.

— Staff report

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