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.
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...
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...
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.
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...
Investigator: Removal of Alaska plane wreckage weeks away

...early as Friday. But he said it would only contain basic information.Eight cruise ship passengers on a flightseeing shore excursion were killed along with their pilot when their plane went down Thursday in Misty Fjords National Monument.
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...
Investigators at Alaska site of plane crash that killed 9

...eight cruise ship passengers and the aircraft's pilot.The DeHavilland DHC-3 Otter floatplane went down Thursday. The excursion was sold through the cruise company Holland America.Seven investigators with the National Transportation Safety Board made...
Recovery effort resumes after deadly plane crash

...aircraft above the lake about 800 miles southeast of Anchorage.Promech Air, an airline based in Ketchikan, operated the shore excursion that was offered through Holland America Line. The eight passengers were traveling on the Westerdam on a seven-day cruise...


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