Air Excursions pilot who crashed Thursday identified

The Air Excursions pilot who crashed near Point Howard...with recovery operations today.Air Excursions LLC is a company that offers flight-seeing...incident Friday morning, saying, "Air Excursions is deeply saddened by the news of the...
Photo: CCFR vs. Air Excursions

Passing: CCFR's John Adams, center, passes around Air Excursions' Leah Cazemier, right, during their Juneau Adult Hockey Association Tier C game on Friday.
Photo: Wayward excursion

An Alaska Excursions driver calls for a tow truck after backing out of a driveway and into the ditch on the North Douglas Highway Friday morning. No passengers were on board and there were no injuries.
Empire Editorial: Sometimes, more is better

...trio was never taught the value of our wild places. Near the Mendenhall Glacier, tourism companies hoping to provide guided excursions of the recreation area will be vying for the approval of the U.S. Forest Service over the course of the next 60 days...
Empire Editorial: Take head taxes off the chopping block

...more than a few potholes that grow in our streets as buses and vans carry hundreds of thousands of tourists on sightseeing excursions. There's quite a few more toilet flushes, drinks from a water fountain and meals eaten here when tourists arrive.It's...
Wreckage of crashed Alaska sightseeing plane recovered step is for the investigation team to reconvene there.The plane was carrying eight cruise ship passengers on a shore excursion to Misty Fjords National Monument near Ketchikan when it crashed June 25. The pilot also died.Authorities had been waiting...
Nine killed on scenic flight near Ketchikan

The nine passengers aboard a flightseeing excursion near Ketchikan are feared dead, according to the National...scheduled to arrive in Juneau on Monday. The Promech Air excursion was sold through the cruise line."We are incredibly distressed...
9 killed when float plane crashes in Misty Fjords ship passengers and their pilot died on a sightseeing excursion in Alaska when their small plane crashed in remote and rugged...Promech Air, an airline based in Ketchikan, operated the shore excursion sold through Holland America Line, the cruise ship company...
Crashes brought safety steps for tourism flights

...eight passengers on the plane were on an excursion offered through Holland America Line...America will continue offering flightseeing excursions in Ketchikan and other Alaska ports but...cancel any currently booked flightseeing excursion this week with a full refund...
Watts' four goals propels Blue past Air Excursions

...Molly Yerkes' score to lead the Blue past Air Excursions 7-1 on Sunday in a Juneau Adult Hockey Association...goal midway through the second period for Air Excursions' lone goal. Air Excursions goaltender Jay Bloom made 27 saves while the...


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