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Air Force picks Northrop Grumman to build next big bomber

...Air Force said Tuesday it chose Northrop Grumman Corp., maker of the B-2 stealth bomber...Falls Church, Virginia-based Northrop Grumman, said in a brief statement that his company...cost of $564 million each. The Northrop Grumman contract awarded Tuesday is for an initial...
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Barry R. Sage

...come true.He flew many different types of airplanes with Coastal-Ellis Airlines as a bush pilot flying the Twin Otter, Grumman Goose and PBY's. When Coastal-Ellis merged with Alaska Airlines he flew the 727's and 737's. After retirement Barry...
Ketchikan residents are fans of Grumman Goose

...of three men, Ketchikan is a hotbed of Grumman Goose history and preservation. One of...time it was made to where it is now." Grumman Aircraft Corp. of Bethpage, N.Y...said. "It was the first aircraft that Grumman created for the commercial market...

...painting of a dreamy Southeast landscape he painted decades ago, Herb Bonnet saw a piece of unfinished work."I wanted to put a Grumman Goose in the sky," he said, looking at the 4-by-8-foot canvas so long it required two people to carry inside the Juneau...
Finish in sight for restoration of historic aviation workhorse

...Slowly, rivet by painstaking rivet, a Grumman Goose with historic links to Ketchikan...north of town is unmistakably that of a Grumman Goose amphibious aircraft. This plane...It was the 157th of 345 Gooses built by Grumman Corp. at the company's Long Island...
Ed Haizer

...but his college education was interrupted by World War II. In 1943 he enlisted in the U.S. Navy, and trained to fly Grumman Avenger torpedo bombers on submarine search missions. Following 2 ½ years of military service, Ed enrolled in the University...
Aunt Claudia's Dolls museum

...collection of 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...
Juneau Nordic Ski Team competes with state's best at Besh Cup

...Booher, ANR - 19:25.0; 9. Hannah Pothast, ANR - 19:31.1; 10. Ana Jager, APUNSC - 19:42.6; 11. Katarina Grumman, APUNSC - 19:57.2; 12. Kinsey Denton, APUNSC - 20:08.0; 13. Kendall Stevens, AWS - 20:46.3; 14. Carlie...
Local Student Mathletes to Compete in State Math Contest

...Foundation, Triad Engineering, and Wince-Corthell-Bryson. The National Sponsors of MATHCOUNTS are Raytheon Company, Northrop Grumman Foundation, U.S. Department of Defense, National Society of Professional Engineers, CNA Foundation, Phillips 66, Texas...
Photo: Biggest 'duck' in Auke Bay

...the "GweDuck" lands in the waters of Auke Bay. Reminiscent of old military PBY's and their offshoots, the Grumman Goose and Grumman Widgeon, this one-of-its-kind-to-date aircraft is 35 feet long with a 52-foot wingspan and a 6...


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