Seaplane Narrowly Avoids Crashing Into Whale As It Lands In Alaska River

Close call.

1. A seaplane from Juneau was about to land in Angoon…

2. When a whale spouted water!

3. The seaplane pulled up just in time to narrowly avoid hitting the whale.

4. “Holy fuck! He damn near landed right on that fucking whale,” a man off camera is heard screaming after the pilot avoids a collision landing.

5. Watch the full video here:

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Michelle Broder Van Dyke is a reporter and night editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in Hawaii.
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