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Ferry system offers one-day getaway as part of anniversary

...Highway, the Alaska Marine Highway and Alaska's All-American Road, the Seward Highway. Secretary of Transportation Norman Mineta designated the marine highway in June of 2002, the first marine-based byway.
Ferry system celebrates scenic byway designation

...with special ceremonies, discounted fares and a roundtable discussion in Juneau. U.S. Transportation Secretary Norman Mineta named Alaska's marine highway as a National Scenic Byway earlier this summer. The designation recognizes highways...
Federal officials trying to accomodate Bush Alaska's aviation needs

...said. "It doesn't pose the same concerns as opening the mainline air traffic system." Transportation Secretary Norman Mineta had ordered commercial air traffic grounded until at least Wednesday. The grounding applied not only to major commercial...
White House opposes Young transportation plan

...floor this week. He postponed both actions even before receiving the veto threat letter from Transportation Secretary Norman Mineta and Treasury Secretary John Snow. "We believe additional time is needed to allow for the completion of the revenue...
Alaska Airlines gets D.C. route

...Through letters and other lobbying efforts, lawmakers from Alaska and the Northwest asked Transportation Secretary Norman Mineta to consider granting Alaska Airlines the slots. Based on 2000 flight data, Alaska Airlines is the 10th-largest...
Alaska Airlines seeks Seattle-D.C. route

...service would allow Alaskans to participate in the federal governmental process with fewer complications of travel and for a reduction in personal cost," chamber President Jim Weber wrote in a letter to Transportation Secretary Norman Mineta.
Remote towns may lose airline subsidy

...communities needs to be reworked to accommodate changes in the aviation industry, U.S. Transportation Secretary Norman Mineta said in Anchorage this week. Possibilities could include cutting the number of eligible communities and making them...
AK Railroad a questionable standout in commuting

WASHINGTON - Transportation Secretary Norman Mineta, who has been making waves of late blasting Amtrak, was in the Great North last week touting the virtues of the Alaska Railroad...
East Coast attacks strangle mail service in Alaska

...probably looking at two or three days for some type of supply to take place," Rasmussen said. Transportation Secretary Norman Mineta reopened the U.S. airspace on Thursday to air travel with new and tighter security measures imposed on airliners...
Alaska Airlines OK'd for Reagan

...nonstop flights between Seattle and Ronald Reagan National Airport in Washington, D.C. Secretary of Transportation Norman Mineta announced Thursday that Alaska Airlines would be among a dozen airlines allowed back at Reagan in the second phase...


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