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Aunt Claudia's Dolls museum

...figures from Native areas of Alaska, Canada and Russia and a very large handmade model of a Alaska Costal Airlines Grumman Goose. Mary Ellen Frank's doll making studio, located with the museum, and local artist Jenna Gonzales Smith's botanical...
Highway Hostess

...students could take ferries to events instead of the more expensive and weather-dependent mode of flying by PBY, Grumman Goose or 707. Imagine. We could travel just for the pure pleasure of it!Since that magical summer, I have enjoyed watching...
1963 Juneau-Douglas All Alaska Champions

...Crimson Bears' souls who ventured over on the new Alaska Marine Ferry System.Travel prior to that time came by way of Grumman Goose and PBY, and fishing boat.According to Juneau Empire sports writer Vern Metcalfe the Crimson Bears, having been...
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On Site

...anything related to mathematics.We traveled to Haines, Juneau, Kake, Ketchikan and Sitka.We rode the ferries and a Grumman Goose. I got seasick, airsick and homesick.I fell asleep with my eyes wide open in following seas in Dixon Entrance...
John George Vavalis Jr

...1952, which he retired from 40 years later. He had a passion for airplanes and worked on the infamous PBY's and Grumman Goose in the earlier years, these where his most beloved airplanes, and with that, lead him to build model planes and...
Grant Aviation begins service to Akutan airport

...said it was only a matter of time before the vintage Grumman Goose would be retired, and that was one of the reasons officials...and focus instead on larger hubs. Bereskin said the Grumman Goose was less reliable than the hovercraft, anyway, in...
'Legend' makes local skies safer

...than when he was halibut fishing with his father in Glacier Bay and thought he would rather be at the controls of the Grumman Goose soaring overhead. He worked on a system in Juneau that tells pilots what they can't see. "You can't fly into...
Ketchikan: Somewhere the sun is shining

...came to Ketchikan in 1940 to work for Ellis Air, which eventually became Alaska Airlines. Bodding commercially flew Grumman Goose floatplanes throughout Southeast Alaska for many years. The Terrace Pipes and Drums Society from British Columbia...
'Precipitation' in place at parking garage

...aluminum, including a cruise ship, Eagle and Raven totems, the Alaska-Juneau Mine, a Pacific Coastal Airlines Grumman Goose, a corner of the capitol building, the state flag and an ancient cannery label. "I am going to get a man lift and...
Politicians want roads

...Alaska has more coastline than all of the continental U.S., I always thought the best thing in the past was the Grumman Goose that flew for Alaska Coastal Airlines. Albert Judson Juneau


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