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Scientists to measure ash stirred from 1912 eruption

...In satellite imagery, they look for all intents and purposes like an eruption cloud," Wallace said.That makes jet airline pilots nervous. If ash reaches 20,000 feet, it's considered a major threat to trans-continental aircraft because...
Spring break road trip teaches college kid about Spanish heritage

If you want to take a vacation to Mexico today, you would most likely go all the way by a comfortable jet airline, probably with the logo of Alaska Airlines on the side. Sound off on the important issues at Over 50 years ago, I took a very...
Alaska Airlines raises fees

Juneau's only jet airline hasn't escaped the financial troubles of its industry, and Alaska Airlines passengers are about to feel it more as fees go up...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: Competitor for Juneau air route may be years away 2/9/98

...point in time they felt that yes, they wanted to expand, but this was kind of a far stretch for them.'' The 18-jet airline grounded its fleet Wednesday, putting 1,500 employees out of work. Western Pacific collapsed when anticipated financing...


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