Plane Crash Latest 

Authorities returned today to the icy

woods in West Gardiner where a small plane crashed just a few miles

from the state airport after it took off during a storm Friday


Their mission was to recover the remains of two victims believed

to be a well-known telecommunications pioneer and her 10-year-old


Maine Public Safety Department spokesman Stephen McCausland said

pending positive determination, the victims were believed to be

Jeanette Symons of San Francisco, to whom the plane was registered,

and one of her children.

A co-founder with Symons of Industrious Kid, a company formed in

2005 to create online products for children with age-appropriate

content, said that Symons, who was 45, and her son Balan were

returning to her home in Steamboat Springs, Colorado when the crash


Symons leaves a 7-year-old daughter and is survived by her

parents and two brothers.