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PenAir flight makes emergency landing

KENAI - A PenAir airplane on its way from Anchorage to Dillingham made an emergency landing at the Kenai Municipal Airport after a smoke detector...
PenAir cuts back pilots, service

...aircraft to cut costs. Chief executive officer Danny Seybert says PenAir had a huge deficit and trimmed operations back this month in...airline will continue to operate in that mode until spring. PenAir is Alaska's largest commuter airline. It usually operates...
Ash cloud disperses after Russian volcano erupts

...reports of big air traffic delays in Alaska associated with the eruption. The airport is Alaska's largest commercial airport.PenAir spokeswoman Missy Roberts said two Dutch Harbor flights and one Sand Point flight were canceled due to a potential ash cloud...
Crash takes toll on Native organization

...Hoefferle. The cause of the crash of the PenAir single-engine Cessna Caravan, shortly...Alaska Native Medical Center in Anchorage. PenAir released the following names and hometowns...Harding, vice president of operations for PenAir. The plane was bound from Dillingham...
Volcano's ash prompts flight cancellations

...of some smaller planes.Anchorage-based regional carrier Penair has canceled a dozen passenger and cargo flights to several...include Sand Point, which reported a dusting of ash Sunday.Penair CEO Danny Seybert said for those flying in the region, flight...
Grant Aviation begins service to Akutan airport

...providing charter service to the airport since PenAir stopped service after decades of delivering...officials have long pushed for an airport.PenAir had been using a seaplane ramp at Akutan...there to accommodate the hovercraft. PenAir tried to use a rocky beach, but that...
State funds fans to fly to Anchorage

...surrounding area. The program will be administered through USTravel, and airline travel will be via Alaska Airlines, Era Alaska and PenAir. Discounted Anchorage hotel and rental car reservations will also be available through the program.A web link to be part...
Nine killed, one injured in Dillingham plane crash

...Nine people were killed and one injured this morning when a PenAir plane crashed soon after taking off from the airport in Dillingham...runway, said Richard Harding, vice president of operations for PenAir. He said the plane had a pilot and nine passengers on board...
Family files suit in air crash the Dillingham airport in October have filed suit against PenAir, Cessna Aircraft and the estate of the dead pilot. A complaint...blames the pilot for the crash. Bob Richmond, attorney for PenAir, said the National Transportation Safety Board has not completed...
Business briefs

...Airlines and its partner airlines are offering special fares for fish processing employees. Alaska Airlines, Reeve, Era and Penair are allowing group rates for five or more people, instead of the current 10. Companies will be allowed to work together to...


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