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...icefield." Offering an extended wilderness experience seems to be the right choice for the fledgling company, said Bob Engelbrecht of NorthStar Trekking, an investor in the new tour operation. "It's the next logical step. We've watched people...
New plane technology aims to cut air deaths

...pinpoint their location using GPS and broadcast it to other pilots equipped with the same technology. Helicopter pilot Bob Engelbrecht considers ADS-B one of the most important elements of Capstone because it could help avert mid-air collisions...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...committee making progress by Bob Engelbrecht The article in last Thursday's...respectful and constructive manner. Bob Engelbrecht This letter is republished due...Reddit Archives Letter by Bob Engelbrecht Tourism committee making progress...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...for 2001 as an issue for negotiation, citizens don't believe the full range of alternatives is on the table." Bob Engelbrecht, owner of NorthStar Trekking, called that a misunderstanding, saying flightseeing operators thought all along the...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...and revolve around the safety of flight routes, especially over congested areas, said Northstar Trekking President Bob Engelbrecht. His company fields two helicopters during the tourist season, sometimes three. But out of those discussions have...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...the operators in the next two weeks to explore options for monitoring and reporting. NorthStar Trekking President Bob Engelbrecht said flightseeing operators are using quieter aircraft and have adjusted routes and hours to respond to community...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...reclassifying (city) land for disposal, and one that would result in better neighborhood representation in elections.'' Bob Engelbrecht, President of NorthStar Trekking, a helicopter flightseeing operation, echoed Jacobsen's sentiment. The city...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...into and turn around before you get to such a critical point that you're likely to fly into the clouds,'' said Bob Engelbrecht, president of the helicopter tour company NorthStar Trekking. ``Even if you can fly with instruments,'' he...
Juneau Empire Story Archive'' At Northstar Trekking, offering up to $100 off certain tours to locals serves many purposes, said Bob Engelbrecht, owner and operator of the helicopter company that offers guided treks on the Juneau Icefield. ``It helps us fill...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Father's Day Cruise. Proceeds from ticket sales help the Food Bank give food to those in need. We sincerely appreciate Bob Engelbrecht and Four Seasons Marine, who have made the fun, fund-raising cruise possible for the past three years. Our hats...


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