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Iditarod rookie, back-of-packers criticize race officials him and other back-of-the-packers. In a letter to race veteran Diana Moroney, a longtime volunteer and Iditarod Air Force pilot this year, Mendes blames the Iditarod Trail Committee for failing to adequately monitor the progress of tail-end...
Film showcases Iditarod history and interviews with more than 50 people, including past champions and other mushers, race veterinarians, Iditarod Air Force pilots, volunteers and others. Several of the featured mushers who played pivotal roles in the race's evolution...
Volunteer pilots keep Iditarod trail supplied

...They are all members of the Iditarod Air Force, a group of about two dozen...this group. Serving with the Iditarod Air Force gives pilots a chance to sharpen...logistics coordinator with the Iditarod Air Force. For Bruce, flying came first...
Two hurt when Iditarod plane goes down outside checkpoint

...Koyuk to White Mountain when the plane crashed, according to trooper Sgt. Andrew Merrill. Moon is part of the Iditarod air force, a collection of pilots who volunteer their time and planes for the 1,100-mile race. Troopers were investigating...


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