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Super Bowl jet-setters get topflight travel treatment

...of flights expected over the weekend. The Federal Aviation Administration and area airports have been planning for...but plans are in place to handle the load, Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Ian Gregor said.The FAA, airport...
WSJ ranks Alaska Airlines best overall in U.S.

...airports that otherwise would be inaccessible," the release stated.The press release also noted that the Federal Aviation Administration recently approved enhanced RNP procedures for Alaska Airlines at the Juneau and Sitka airports."Alaska's...
Weather Service: 2014 was Alaska's warmest year on record

...record.Nearly 200 weather monitoring stations gather data from Alaska locations. Most are operated by the Federal Aviation Administration.Nome, McGrath, Kotzebue, Bethel, Cold Bay, King Salmon and Homer experienced their warmest years on...
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...
Waiting game for weed? able to smoke recreationally during the peak summer season. However, possession is still illegal on Federal Aviation Administration-regulated aircraft so visitors might not be able to legally carry marijuana into the capital city.Thorson...
Unfinished business: Fund the FAA

If Congress does not reauthorize the Federal Aviation Administration by midnight next Friday, the U.S. government...Transportation and Babbitt is administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration.
Aviation standoff: No deal by U.S. House, Senate for FAA funds

The Federal Aviation Administration's funding authority expired Saturday, but local and federal aviation officials say the immediate impact on Juneau will be minimal...
FAA investigates incident between Cessna, cargo plane; Military denies near-collision occurred

...flying instructor has sent a letter to the Federal Aviation Administration, contending a military cargo plane overtook...plane passed closer than 500 feet but the Federal Aviation Administration is investigating the Sept. 20 incident...
FAA directive grounds two Alaska Airlines planes

...emergency directive issued Tuesday by the Federal Aviation Administration which requires inspection of certain Boeing...Southwest, according to a release from the Federal Aviation Administration. Boeing 737-300, -400, and -500 series...
FAA hopes to cut hunting, fishing fly-in accidents Alaska, signs of autumn that has the Federal Aviation Administration offering a safety outreach to improve hunting...sponsored primarily by the Alaska Region of the Federal Aviation Administration's Safety Team. The event, billed as Pilot...


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