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Plane Crashes in Alaska

And Ted Stevens, the long-time Alaska senator dies.

Luckily, Sean O'Keefe, the former administrator of NASA survived the crash.

It beats me how anyone can survive a plane crash but I don't know the details of the crash of this private jet.

O'Keefe, it turns out, now heads the North American operations of EADS, the European defense and aerospace giant.

That's a perk of having deep links in Washington thanks to his many years of working in the Beltway.

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