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Aviation company inspires rural Alaska students

...also, 'This helicopter is really cool,' " she said.When Seaver isn't teaching flying at Tanalian Aviation's Merrill Field hangar, she's looking forward to her next school trip."The kids absolutely love her," said Tanalian Aviation...
Young takes issue with Begich claims of credit project at Anchorage's Merrill Field airport."The road? Nah. Let's...The Denai'na Center? Nah. Merrill Field? I don't think so.""'We...the U.S. Senate. He said the Merrill Field money came from the federal stimulus...
Dry Anchorage in April triggers fire concerns

...and averaging the highs and lows, this April comes out at 37.6 degrees, according to Kutz. That's warmer than the normal 36.8 degrees, but far from the warmest average April temperature of 41.6 recorded at Merrill Field in 1940.
Motel seized for taxes; tenants' future uncertain taxes.The Anchorage Daily News reports the municipality is taking over the Big Timber Motel across from Merrill Field.City officials inspected the structure this week and found infestations of bedbugs and shrews.The building was...
Sterling flight instructor wins national award

...lot faster. It's a nice cross-country airplane to fly to different places. It's 20 minutes from here to be at Merrill Field in Anchorage instead of three hours on the road."Eichholz said he would continue working with the FAA and the Alaska...
Aborted landing preceded fatal crash

...single-engine airplane that crashed Saturday at Anchorage's Merrill Field, killing him and his girlfriend.Robert Lilly, 31...Transportation Safety Board. Lilly was approaching Merrill Field for a landing on its main east-west runway when an...
Anchorage student becomes web star for pingpong trick shots

...with the city skyline in the background. Manning has shot tricks in front of the Buckner Building in Whittier, at Merrill Field when the FedEx plane landed and on a beach in Seward.He said the videos are "sort of like a time-capsule...
Plane lands in median of major Anchorage street

...Sea Aviation, a flight school based at the city's Merrill Field. The incident is being investigated by the National...issues" as it was heading south after departing from Merrill Field. Passenger Arthur Racicot, a Land and Sea Aviation...
Sculpture reflects purpose of new state crime lab

...Anchorage Bowl. What he did glimpse of the Mat-Su or Kenai came mostly in the air when he took some flying lessons at Merrill Field, one of the busiest general aviation airports in the world."It allowed me to perceive the landscape from a perspective...
Fans gawk at souped-up amphibian

...the plane June 21 in a hangar at Merrill Field, the city's municipal airport...followed the Pacific coastline to Merrill Field. Total time in the air: 8 1...has gained a reputation around Merrill Field on account of its eye-catching...


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