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Air cargo still under radar despite deaths

...the FAA's Federal Air Surgeon. Three years later, another Alaska cargo crash raised questions anew. That veteran chief pilot had a history of cocaine and alcohol arrests. Yet after he landed on the Anchorage taxi way in early 2004 he was not...
FAA wants passengers to play bigger role in air safety the pilots, said Bryan Carricaburu. He's the chief pilot for PenAir, one of oldest of the state's smaller airlines...reduction in accidents," said Carricaburu, the PenAir chief pilot. Safety issues are being discussed in some of the rural...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...and the couple moved to Juneau in 1945. He served as chief pilot until 1969. Their daughter Diana was born in 1953...corporate pilot for Champion International. He served as chief pilot with Southeast Skyways from 1975 to 1979. Renshaw was...
Juneau Empire Story Archive make sure we have enough,'' said Mike Rawson, chief pilot for Coastal Helicopters. The helicopter companies the eagles around here,'' said Mike Rawson, chief pilot for Coastal Helicopters. ``They've become kind of...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...found "that both wings separated from the fuselage in a downward direction." The NTSB reported Bowers, Hudson's chief pilot, had more than 9,000 hours of flight time, including about 2,000 in the Cessna. Autopsy tests showed no drugs...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...a lot more traffic than he liked and in weather conditions that were beyond his experience level,'' said Scott, chief pilot for Garden City Helicopters in Christchurch. Scott couldn't find Cook a job, but urged him to leave Juneau anyway...
My Turn: Good reading about good Alaskans

...sold out in 1989. Ken and Peggy Eichner's grandson, Eric, still represents the Eichner family at TEMSCO. He is chief pilot. Before and during the time Ken built TEMSCO his many experiences enabled him to compile a list of dos and don'ts...
Guardsmen recall drama of rescuing lost mushers

...Highway. Guard crews headed northeast in the Pavehawk and rescue tanker. Lt. Col. Dave Looney, the helicopter's chief pilot, said conditions were so bad, he had to fly within a 100 feet of the ground to spot the Steese Highway and land at...
New Airlift Northwest medical plane means wider service area and lower fuel costs

...approximately 50 gallons per hour, equaling fuel savings for about 200 gallons from Juneau to Seattle, according to Aero Air Chief Pilot Vincent Hamblin. Martin said about $750 in fuel costs are saved each way between Juneau and Seattle. "Because the...
Bush pilot on the mend after moose attack

...flew for the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race nearly three decades, stopping only a couple of years ago. He once was the chief pilot for the race. He's well known among mushers and pilots as well as the news crews he carried to cover the race.He...


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