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My Turn Alaska needs Aerospace Corp. more than ever

...executive business team, and we have gained important credibility with leaders in the national and international aerospace industry. The federal government has acknowledged the importance of supporting state spaceports like ours, and with the...
My Turn: Launching fiction from Kodiak

...just business as usual for the government subsidized enterprise that's never attracted real interest from the aerospace industry.Since 1998, there have been 17 launches at KLC. All but one were paid for by the U.S. Department of Defense...
Empire Editorial: Waking up from Alaska's aerospace dream's time to give up on the dream of an Alaskan aerospace industry.Rather than use insurance payouts to rebuild the...for capital costs.We like the idea of an Alaskan aerospace industry, and we like Alaska Aerospace. It's nice to...
LeRoy H. Coon

...raising their family which expanded with the additions of daughters Marla, Karen, and Elizabeth. He worked in the aerospace industry on the Saturn and Apollo Rockets, the B-1 Bomber, the Boeing 747, and spent a year working on gyrocopters in...
Students to compete in rocketry competition

...Several Juneau-Douglas High School students plan to compete in a nationwide rocketry competition sponsored by the Aerospace Industries Association and the National Association of Rocketry this spring. Loren Parker, 18, a senior at JDHS, said...
Lt. Gov. Treadwell chairs aerospace group

...or what we do for a living." Treadwell said the aerospace industry is the fifth-largest contributor to Alaska's...700,000 residents. "But Alaska's role in the aerospace industry goes beyond our state lines," Treadwell said in...
Base development credit ready for vote

...Eielson that would benefit. Officials from Alaska Aerospace Corp., a state-owned group tasked with boosting aerospace industry, told the State Affairs Committee the bill could help them expand the Kodiak Launch Complex and find revenue sources...
Outside editorial: Moonstruck few decades, no matter what NASA planners say. So was the moon shot a waste? Of course not. It boosted the aerospace industry, ignited innovation and inspired Americans. Americans went to the moon because the Russians lifted a capsule into...
Pusich wins Maier Marathon

...Territory, today. ``I've got five more states to go,'' said Piplani, an independent contractor with the aerospace industry. ``All I do is run and eat and sleep and fly.'' Pusich said all he wanted to do was rest. ``I've been...
Kodiak launch pad waits on Lockheed

...hear what everybody else was thinking," he said.Campbell agreed, saying the meeting was a good chance for the aerospace industry to see Alaska is taking it seriously and for legislators to see that industry is looking at Alaska on equal terms...


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