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As the Alaska Legislature makes cuts, ripples will splash across the state

...she said.That fuel is flown in on a rumbling propeller-driven aircraft emblazoned with the logo of Fairbanks-based Everts Air Cargo.Most of Arctic Village's residents live a subsistence lifestyle. They rely on snowmachines to hunt and fish...
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Nome reindeer head for celebrity life in Alabama

...Christmastime and wants to expand its herd. Everts Air Cargo flew the animals from Nome to...loaded the reindeer into a trailer at the Everts warehouse. From there, the handlers...reindeer transport in a long time for Everts, though the company handles plenty of...
Pilot makes propeller home's hub

...pilot and the director of maintenance for Everts Air, it was a chance to bring his love...discussed before among the mechanics at Everts, and Lyon said he decided to make it...Lyon took the propeller from a salvaged Everts-owned DC-6 parts aircraft, then figured...
Nome becomes rural trash disposal hub

...written press release from air carrier Everts Air Cargo. The garbage will make its...other nonprofit organizations involved. Everts will offer discounted rates for transporting...existed under the normal rates. Hoshaw said Everts would like to see more air carriers aiding...
Gas tops $5 a gallon in some rural villages isolated villages stem from the cost of delivering fuel by airplane. One of the major fuel carriers, Fairbanks-based Everts Air Fuel, uses cargo planes to transport as much as 4,500 gallons at a time, corporate administrator Karen Wing said. Other...
Ultra-harsh Alaska winter prompts fuel shortages

...rural communities in Alaska, and sometimes the weather plays a significant role in air deliveries, said Rob Everts, owner of Everts Air Cargo, whose planes deliver fuel to both Noatak and Kobuk. But there can be other factors as well, such...

...mail revenue. The U.S. Postal Service in June began paying Everts Air Cargo, which flies larger planes, 45 cents a pound to...smaller aircraft. The service decreased the payments to match Everts because it is required by law to pay the federal rates set for...
Aging DC-6 gets new skin, new nose, new job in Bush

...were added for deicing and a fourth for cockpit warmth. Then the plane got a fuel dump system required by FAA, said Klemm, Everts Air Fuel's director of operations. Hood isn't worried about running low on parts for the DC-6. There are half a dozen...
Gun aficionado turns tinkering into a business

...admires his knowledge of firearms. "He's into firearms and so am I," said the 52-year-old traffic control worker for Everts Air Fuel. "It's nice to bounce things off of him." Grocery store manager Dave Feddersen, who has been going to Junk for...
Mail changes lead to grumbles in North Slope

...low clouds often shroud North Slope airports, reducing visibility and preventing planes from retrieving mail in Deadhorse or dropping it off in Barrow, said Robert Ragar of Everts. "It happens several times a week easy," Ragar said.


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