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DOT details open-deck ferry

...much scrutiny for the use of an open car deck. Alaska Department of Transportation...point is to get ventilation to the car deck." He said the open deck would have...line with the roll-on-roll-off car deck inside.Yost said the tall bulwarks...
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Design for new SE ferries released

...will be 280 feet long and will carry up to 53 vehicles and 300 passengers. The new design also includes a fully enclosed car deck, a family lounge and children's play area, a theater or movie area, a solarium and some food service, likely provided...
State ferry takes aircraft to mainland

...out how to secure Jackson's plane to the Tustumena's car deck.Bell said this isn't the first plane he's seen as they can."The plane still has to fit within a car deck lane, which means the wings must be removed. There's...
Photo: Fairweather fun

...tour of the Fairweather on Oct. 14. The Tiger Cubs enjoyed seeing the bridge and engine room and had fun playing on the car deck, pretending to drive the luggage cart. Sound off on the important issues at
DOT releases shuttle ferry design concept

...and could hold up to 53 cars on its car deck. They would be at least 256.75...associated with ventilating and heating the car deck. The Department will require the...walls high enough to safely shield the Car Deck from sea water including spray...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Malaspina's actually going to leave Auke Bay. Or how many tourists will complain they can't sleep on their campers on the car deck. Or when the Kennicott's going to break down next. Cool Jewel Alaska's most famous pop singer of the decade, Jewel...
'Special trips' more troubling than collision

...special trip" from Juneau to Seward - leaving Juneau on Sept. 22 with just 20 government officials and a nearly empty car deck. Sort of like the "special trip" his administration planned for the Taku to Hoonah last week (which again, was not...
Seeking better Lynn Canal ferry service

...communities of Haines and Skagway. The Lynn Canal generates 38 percent of all passenger revenues, 39 percent of all car deck revenues, 46 percent of all cabin revenues and 40 percent of overall revenues. This information can be confirmed by...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Southeast Alaska on a particular week. On this trip, the car deck is filled with military vehicles heading north after Northern...scenes on the Taku The Taku's engine room is below the car deck. There are always two workers on duty in the main engine...
Ferry plans shown to joint committee

...look into having a partially open aft car deck."We will look at both a partially...way to easily get water out of the car deck in case any came in through the removable...and ventilation."One part of the car deck would be exposed, but it would be surrounded...


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