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Salvage planning begins for Aleutian grounding

...from the vessel. The crew of the Kodiak-based Icy Mist on Wednesday ran the 58-foot boat onto a rocky shore of Akutan Island after it took on water. Four men on board - Dan Oliver, Clint Packer, Kevin Fisher and Terry Meyer - lowered a crab...
Trident agrees to $1 million penalty for pollution

...concerns about the nitrogen oxide emission to DEC and asked for help in correcting the problems. The Trident plant on Akutan Island, in the eastern Aleutians, processes millions of pounds of crab, cod and pollock each year. It is the largest seafood...
Airport project to cost $75 million planned for Akutan

...Joe Bereskin said single-engine float planes cannot land in the bay due to the dangerous weather conditions around Akutan Island. So, the Department of Transportation proposed the airport for nearby Akun Island with a hovercraft to take passengers...
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58-foot fishing boat runs aground on Akutan Island

...the Icy Mist, with four crew members, was aground on Akutan Island. They reported the vessel was taking water. The Coast...return because of winds that had gusts reaching 80 mph. Akutan Island is 766 air miles southwest of Anchorage.


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