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Assembly pitches 1-year delay in opening pot shops

...use are still illegal in federal locations, including airspace and airplanes, which are regulated by the Federal Aviation Administration. Drug sniffing dogs are often used in airports to detect marijuana and other substances in luggage, carry-ons...
Assembly members debate legality of discussing topics

...meetings regarding rezoning that might be controversial.An update on Spuhn Island had Doug Wahto speak to Federal Aviation Administration safety standards as they pertain to cell phone towers, specifically the one on Spuhn Island. His recommendation...
Lights out on future cell towers?

...certain deadline. That would include removing lights from atop the towers unless they are required by the Federal Aviation Administration or the Federal Communications Commission.There are currently about five lighted cell towers in Juneau...
New Alaska FAA chief focused on safety

As the new head of the Federal Aviation Administration in Alaska, Kerry Long is focused on one word: safety.The fact that other topics sometimes overshadow the agency's core mission...
James J Vuille aviation. It was awarded by the FAA (Federal Aviation Administration) in honor of Charles Taylor, the first...Alaska Airlines, Southeast Skyways and Federal Aviation Administration. He retired from Alaska Airlines in 1991...
Nuchalawoyya celebrated in Tanana

...non-medical staff, was shut down by the federal Indian Health Service in 1982.In that same timeframe, the Federal Aviation Administration closed its office in the village in favor of automation and remote operation. The loss of work was hard...
Texas A&M-Corpus Christi to use drones for mapping

...will get high-flying mapping experience without ever leaving the ground.The school on Thursday announced Federal Aviation Administration approval to fly drones to map the campus infrastructure. The data will be used to help create 3-D models...
Man who disrupted flight to Oregon gets probation

...terrifying."This is serious, serious stuff," Hernandez said.Hernandez did not impose a fine, but the Federal Aviation Administration is pursuing a $15,000 civil penalty.
Advanced radar for drones arrives in Kenai

...received collision avoidance radar for small drones last week.Parker said the radar is his contribution to the Federal Aviation Administration's goal with unmanned aerial vehicles - to operate them safely in national airspace.Researchers at the...
Airline CEO says safety changes are underway

...made.The National Transportation Safety Board last month in an "urgent safety recommendation" said the Federal Aviation Administration should review businesses operating under HoTH Inc. for regulatory compliance and operational safety. HoTH...


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