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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...
In shrinking town of Cold Bay, a last kid

...increase the count to the minimum of 10, said Paige Kremer, Wake Kremer's mother and a longtime Cold Bay resident who works for PenAir. Relatives from other towns came to attend school in Cold Bay - at least for the fall, when the state count happens.As recently...
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...
Mitch Seavey is first Iditarod musher to reach Ruby

...Wednesday.For being first to Ruby, he received a "spirit mask" created by Bristol Bay artist Orville Lind and a $500 credit on PenAir.He was followed in by his son, defending champion Dallas Seavey, two minutes later. Dallas Seavey, also a two-time champion...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for Feb. 23

...and well, thanks to a lot of hard work by volunteers and participants.Thumbs down to drug dealing. Earlier this month, PenAir CEO Danny Seybert stood up in Dillingham and made a startling assertion: "I am without a doubt the biggest drug runner in...
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...
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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