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Lawmakers weigh exempting Alaska from daylight saving time

...because it would mean more morning light.There were concerns about how the change could affect businesses, however.Mike Stedman, an owner of Wings Airways and Alaska Seaplanes, said losing an hour of daylight each evening in the summer could...
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Alaska Seaplanes expands reach to Sitka

...larger airplanes with more frequency (and) reduced fares through online booking," Alaska Seaplanes co-owner Mike Stedman said. "We have followed through on all of those commitments."Alaska Seaplanes' Piper Chieftain and Cessna Caravan...
Alaska Seaplanes hires new Skagway station manager

...13-year veteran of fellow commuter airline Wings of Alaska, where she worked alongside now-Alaska Seaplanes co-owners Mike Stedman and Kent Craford, according to an Alaska Seaplanes news release.Korsmo's first day managing the company's Skagway...
Juneau's Don Bach honored for career excellence the floatplane side of the business, operating today from the downtown Juneau waterfront. For more than 26 years Mike Stedman, now co-owner of Alaska Seaplanes, worked alongside Bach at Wings as Director of Operations and a shareholder...
Coast Guard sets limits to ship approach

...channels and small harbors. "It's definitely going to have an impact, but we are not sure to what extent," said Mike Stedman, operations director for Wings of Alaska, an airline that launches floatplanes near Juneau's cruise ship docks...
For fliers, a real-time weather image is just a click away from several different angles. "It's like looking out of your window instead of studying data," said Mike Stedman, director of operations at Wings. "We don't need to go out and burn the fuel and find out that you cannot land...
AK Air taxis seek uniformity on excise taxes

...stymie taxis' ability to comply, according to the AACA."It's ambiguous, it has a lot of grey areas," said Mike Stedman, AACA president and the owner of Alaska Seaplanes.Stedman said he deals with the ambiguity by doing what he believes...
The sky's the limit

...what he sees as the superior flight experience: a float plane trip over the Juneau Ice Field. Burks said he called up Mike Stedman with Wings Airways and organized for Vaara to take a flight if there were seats free. On what Dana described as a...
New plane technology aims to cut air deaths

...local pilots who fly small aircraft currently rely almost entirely on their eyeballs to navigate in Southeast, said Mike Stedman, director of operations for Wings of Alaska. Under federal rules, airplane pilots who navigate by sight may fly only...
Investigators look into tour plane crashes

...said Washington D.C.-based spokesman Keith Holloway. "I understand right now some people are on edge," said Mike Stedman, a seasoned pilot and vice president of flight operations for Juneau-based Wings Airways. But he knows what has...


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