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Charles E. Sanford

...then attended Juneau High School until the age of 17, when he joined the Navy and served aboard the USS Ranger, an aircraft carrier. Following his honorable discharge from the Navy, Chuck worked in the dental field in Oregon, Washington and back...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172837493
Review: 'Leave You': A-list cast, B-grade result

...mourn. Everybody's stuck in one house, with all their quirks and foibles and enough emotional baggage to fill an aircraft carrier. What could go wrong? Ha ha. What couldn't?This scenario could be a drama or a comedy - or, in the case of...

http://juneauempire.com/jocelyn-noveck/2014-09-18/review-leave-you-list-cast-b-g
House panel OKs $601 billion defense bill

...1. The blueprint spared excess military bases, the Cold War-era U-2 spy plane, Navy cruisers and an 11th aircraft carrier as parochial interests prevailed in an election year.The full House is expected to consider the legislation the...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-05-09/house-panel-oks-601-billion-defense-b
Not For Web
Alaska soldiers train with unmanned aircraft

...Arresting gear - wires stretched perpendicular across the runway - catch a tailhook on the drone the same way an aircraft carrier stops a jet. If the drone misses the pendant lines, a net is the last resort to bring it to a stop.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-02-03/alaska-soldiers-train-unmanned-aircraft
State
State ferry takes aircraft to mainland

KODIAK - The ferry Tustumena recently became an aircraft carrier.James Jackson and Jay Wattum wheeled one of the most unusual vehicles to ever travel aboard a state ferry across City Pier 1...

http://juneauempire.com/weddings/2014-02-03/state-ferry-takes-aircraft-mainland
Weddings
China says it monitored 2 US B-52 bombers in its airspace

...and other countries.China is sending its sole aircraft carrier to the South China Sea for its first sea trial...Beijing over parts of the region. Manila said the aircraft carrier's presence in the sea threatens regional stability...

http://juneauempire.com/christopher-bodeen/2013-11-28/china-says-it-monitored-2-
Lee Ray Neal

...Juneau-Douglas High School in 1964, Lee enlisted in the Navy and served in Viet Nam with Attack Squadron 95, aboard the aircraft carrier USS Shangri-La. Subsequently, Lee worked for United Airlines and then Airborne Express, living in California...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000164800705
Sailor serves on U.S. carrier in Arabian Sea

A Juneau sailor is serving on the USS Carl Vinson, an aircraft carrier acting as a staging base for air assaults on Afghanistan. Robert D. Rogers, 27, has been on the carrier since January 2000...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111301/Loc_sailor.shtml
Local
Residents serving in the armed forces

...unit course at Naval Nuclear Power Training Unit, Ballston Spa, N.Y. She recently reported for duty aboard the aircraft carrier USS George Washington. Army Pvt. Jesse E. Budke has graduated from One Station Unit Training at Fort Knox, Ky...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031099/Com_forces.html
Comm
World War II vet remembers battle of the Coral Sea

...down on him. Long, 80, was aboard the U.S. aircraft carrier Lexington on May 8, 1942, when it went down in...career. COURTESY OF NELLO LONG The 880-foot-long aircraft carrier patrolled shipping lanes between Pearl Harbor and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052600/Loc_color.html
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