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At National Guard reunion, veterans reminisce, swap stories

...Guard's 910th Engineer Company from 1967 to 1974, told the crowd he remembered helping with the Sept. 4, 1971 Alaska Airlines crash in Haines. One hundred and eleven people died, and it was the worst single airline disaster in U.S. history at...
President of Doyon Ltd. dies at 53

...special consultant for Doyon, but was killed, along with his wife and daughter, in the Jan. 31, 2000, Alaska Airlines crash of Flight 261 off the coast of California. Steve Ginnis, president of Tanana Chiefs Conference, said he enjoyed...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...very little publicity about this. I'd like to credit them and their coach for their good work. After this recent airline crash with Alaska Airlines it made me think and remember when I was returning from a flight from Seattle in August and the...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Grand jury seeks maintenance records Subpoena indicates Alaska Airlines crash referred to panel THE ASSOCIATED PRESS THE JUNEAU EMPIRE SEATTLE - Maintenance records of an Alaska Airlines plane that crashed...
This Day in History

...promised to release late 1970s tax returns to answer questions on the land deal. In 1999, the National Transportation Safety Board concluded that Boeing 737 rudder problems caused two fatal airline crashes and nearly triggered a third.
Thousands mourn loss of Thompsons

FAIRBANKS - Eighty-eight candles lit the foot of the stage where corporate executives and homemakers, politicians and fishermen, tribal leaders and cabdrivers gathered to mourn Morris, Thelma and Sheryl Thompson.
FAA lacks inspection urgency

WASHINGTON - After the recent Alaska Airlines crash, airlines quickly embraced a federal order to inspect...ordering jackscrew inspections after the Jan. 31 Alaska Airlines crash has only pointed up the agency's vexing hesitation...
Emergency rescue officials invade town

...crisis situations. The conference will culminate on Sunday, March 19, with a field exercise simulating a commercial airline crash in a remote Juneau location. Patterson did not reveal the site of the simulation in advance, because he didn't...
Grand jury seeks maintenance records

SEATTLE - Maintenance records of an Alaska Airlines plane that crashed off the Southern California coast have been subpoenaed for a federal grand jury investigation in San Francisco.
Alaskans survive American Airlines crash in Little Rock

ANCHORAGE - The commander of the Alaska Army National Guard and another top officer were among the passengers injured in Tuesday's crash of an American Airlines MD-80 in Little Rock, Ark.


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