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Alaska Airlines Jetliner Strikes Brown Bear During Landing

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A Boeing 737 struck a brown bear while landing in southeast Alaska on Saturday, damaging the plane and killing the bear. What do you think?

“I’m fine with it as long as the jetliner eats what it hunts.”

Kim Bennett • Fitness Pro

“No, no, you’re supposed to scare away brown bears with noise. It’s black bears you hit with a plane.”

Drew Sabin • Systems Analyst

“Statistically though, you’re much more likely to kill a bear on the way to the airport.”

Clark Montes • Egg Poacher