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Ferry system plans new fare structure, reservation system

...said.The ferry system is also planning to launch a new online reservation system this summer, said General Manager John Falvey. The plan is to start using the system in July and have it fully operational by October.The new rates will likely...
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Start planning summer travel with AMHS

...Our goal each year is to release the summer schedule as early as possible," said AMHS General Manager Captain John Falvey. "By doing so, Alaskans will have more time to plan their travel and visitors traveling to Alaska during the busy...
Tustumena won't return to service until July

...this delay affects numerous communities, residents and businesses across Alaska," said AMHS General Manager Captain John Falvey. "It is our intention to have the vessel back in service as quickly as possible."The vessel began a "federal capital...
State planning replacement of Tustumena ferry

...really feel it's very important that we replace it as quickly as we can," marine highway system general manager John Falvey said.Aging steel and wear-and-tear from North Pacific voyages have taken a toll on the Tustumena, known by some...
Tustumena returns to service and reliable service to the communities of Southwest Alaska and the Aleutian Chain," said AMHS General Manager John Falvey.The Tustumena entered a capital improvement project on Nov. 1, 2012 and was originally scheduled to return to service...
Seattle engineers will guide new Tustumena project Anchorage."They're a very big, capable (firm) and they're going to start the process for us," Capt. John Falvey of the ferry system told the board.Glosten designed the M/V Kennicott, the state's newest oceangoing ferry...
Replacing Tustumena a priority for marine board

...replacing the vessel, the Alaska Journal of Commerce reported.The marine highway system's general manager, Capt. John Falvey, said it will likely cost several hundred million dollars to replace the Tustumena. The state's Vessel Replacement...
AMHS announces 2013-14 winter sailing schedule

...critical that we continued to provide as much ferry service as possible for Alaskans," AMHS General Manager Captain John Falvey said. "We were able to accomplish this by adjusting some of our seasonal travel specials, and making alterations...
SE mayors, public unimpressed with ferry concept

...we've heard from operators, captains, users, et cetera," said Selmer.Alaska Marine Highway System General Manager John Falvey said at last Thursday's hearing that a lightweight covering may also be considered for the deck opening.Malcolm...
Ferries add security measures

...Marine Highway System today should feel more secure, even if they don't see many differences in security, Capt. John Falvey Jr., the system's general manager said. With a new, federally approved security plan in place, there will be...


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