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'Pipe bomb' found in carry-on at Anchorage airport

...the pipe bomb appeared to lack a triggering device.No motive is yet known.At 1:55 p.m., screeners at the Anchorage airport's only security checkpoint for ticketed passengers discovered the small explosive device in the carry-on luggage...
Anchorage airport planning to handle more traffic

ANCHORAGE - Anchorage airport officials are looking to manage increased traffic by improving existing infrastructure, without adding a new runway.However...
Feds: Carry-on held improvised explosive device

ANCHORAGE - An item found in an oil worker's carry-on luggage at Anchorage airport was an improvised explosive device and there was no malicious intent to use it, an agent for the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco...
State | AK legislature
Anchorage airport officer in prostitution sting

ANCHORAGE - An Anchorage airport police officer remains on duty pending the outcome of his arrest in a prostitution sting. Chief Lauri Burkmire told the Anchorage...
Regional News
Japan Airlines cargo plane bumps vehicle at Anchorage airport

ANCHORAGE - No one was injured when a Japan Airlines 747 bumped an airport vehicle at the Anchorage airport. The airport operations manager, Jim Iagulli, told The Anchorage Daily News damage was minor. The vehicle was repairing lighting...
Security gaps found at Anchorage airport

...4 million passengers start their travel at the Anchorage airport each year. The airport's performance showed more...issued 127 violations and $76,930 in fines to the Anchorage airport, airlines and passengers. Southwest Florida International...
Recession hurts Anchorage air cargo business

...the air cargo business at the Anchorage airport. There's a hiring freeze...last July and this March, the Anchorage airport dropped from its No. 3 ranking...Average monthly revenue at the Anchorage airport has dropped from $10 million...
Young brothers begin work on downtown totem pole

...job that would have been much easier if they'd had Joe's chainsaw, That important tool raised eyebrows at the Anchorage Airport, despite earlier assurances that Joe could check it, provided that it had been drained of fluid. In fact, airline...
Rules await travelers with walrus ivory, baleen

...a health risk.Much of the material at the warehouse was confiscated as tourists entered the U.S. through the Anchorage airport, Andrews said, or they were discovered by carriers such as FedEx when parties tried to ship the goods out of state...
South to Unalaska - The Women's Conference

...the paper. I tucked it into my manila folder marked UNALASKA and got on the jet for the flight to Anchorage. The Anchorage airport looked a little deserted, but there were still some late season tourists and hunters waiting to catch their flights...


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