Mat-Su man dies after being thrown from packraft

...partner Saturday afternoon.Officials were notified Sunday morning, and ground and aerial searches were conducted.An Alaska Air National Guard helicopter found the body about 2 1/2 miles downstream from where he was last seen.Park official say...
Alaska Air reports another record quarter

At Alaska Air Group Inc. records are indeed made the last nine quarters. It was also Alaska Air Group's 21st consecutive profitable quarter...percent during the previous 12 months.Alaska Air Group finished the quarter with an adjusted...
Alaska Guard members leave for Africa mission

JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON - About 20 Alaska Air National Guard members are scheduled to deploy Tuesday to the Horn of Africa as part of Operation Enduring Freedom.The soldiers...
Alaska National Guard rescues Kobuk River rafter

ANCHORAGE - The Alaska Air National Guard has rescued a hiker who had been rafting down the Kobuk River when his raft overturned in the Gates of the Arctic...
Melting the Ice Curtain, Pt. 1

...Americans alike for her (permitted) achievement.After the Friendship Flight, the door was fully cracked open. An Alaska Air National Guard C-130 was allowed to fly into Soviet airspace to search for missing walrus hunters. Six hundred Soviet...
My Turn: Support Delta to ensure cheaper Juneau airfare

...World magazine reports that Alaska Airlines made a net profit of $508 million in 2013, up over 60 percent from 2012. Alaska Air Group is financially one of the healthiest airlines in the nation. That's good for Alaska Airlines employees and stockholders...
Alaska Air Group starts 2014 with another record profit

Alaska Air Group Inc. is on a major roll. The airline...over the eight quarters.Seattle-based Alaska Air Group is the parent to Alaska Airlines...million profit is $1.35 per share. Alaska Air Group shares traded at $93.37 on the...
Kensington topples Island Pub in JAHA championships

...not make the finals. Rendezvous finished the regular season 8-5-2; Hawk Inlet 8-5-1; Tigers 5-7-2; and Alaska Air 5-9-1.Tigers' Timothy Steffen led the tier with 16 goals, Bankowksi 14 and Nelson 12. AA's Patrick Lammersen...
11 mushers scratch, one withdrawn from Iditarod

...lost dog team, also between Rohn and Nikolai.Poor weather conditions grounded Iditarod aviation volunteers, so the Alaska Air National Guard picked up Janssen and flew him to Anchorage for medical evaluation.
Iditarod racer flown to hospital with broken ankle after ordeal

...I was in," he said.Later, film crews for the Iditarod website came on the trail and stayed with Janssen until an Alaska Air National Guard helicopter arrived to fly him to an Anchorage hospital.Janssen is among about a dozen mushers who have...


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