Coast Guard studies shipping lanes for Bering Sea routes

...emergency medical evacuation insurance coverage. The cruise ship expects to move in ice-free water but will carry two marine pilots who can navigate through ice.Crystal Cruises spokesman Paul Garcia said an escort vessel with ice-breaking capability and...
Letter: After plane crash, a hopeful recovery

...were laid upon her, the compassion combined with professional skills and training have been overwhelming. From the helicopter pilots to the volunteer fire department who did CPR in the hospital; the incredible staff at Bartlett and ultimately the staff at...
My Turn: A dissenting view of Veterans Day

...His father's story is different. As one of the youngest pilots in World War II, George H.W. Bush flew 58 combat missions...remove Hussein from power. Curtis LeMay is another World War II pilot remembered for his courage. As a lieutenant colonel he fearlessly...
Armed groups target elephants

...not include military support for Garamba's rangers.The U.N. made two helicopters available late on Oct. 7, but the pilots determined it was too dangerous to land at the site of the shooting, according to African Parks. On Oct. 8, rangers reached...
Nation and World
Plane crash survivor improves in Seattle

...released from the intensive-care unit of Seattle's Harborview Medical Center as soon as that day.Michael Mackowiak was the pilot of the Cessna 180 that crashed into Lynn Canal near Eldred Rock on Nov. 4. He said the other people on board - himself and...
Lawyer: Body cam showed no threats as police killed boy

...records describe the officers as African-American; no available records describe the race of the father and son.Few, a boat pilot on the Red River, was on probation at the time of the shooting after pleading guilty to driving while intoxicated in February...
Nation and World
Alaska's pilots are its lifeblood

...Alaska has six times more pilots per capita than the rest of...Hoonah crashed. That plane's pilot, Fariah Peterson, died. Her...cost of her own.Alaska's pilots run risks - but that is not...mechanics or regulated by a pilot in the air. They just happen...
Grapplers gather for memorial tournament

...enjoyed inside, and tonight's Brandon Pilot Invitational will still have all the thunder...tournament is named in honor of Brandon Pilot, a Crimson Bears freshman who died in...Classic wrestling meet, dedicating it to Pilot's memory and won the team title. The...
Weight cited in '13 plane crash that killed 10

ANCHORAGE - The pilot of an air taxi that crashed on Alaska's Kenai Peninsula in 2013, killing...right-wing down and hit the ground several seconds later.Besides the pilot, Walter "Willie" Rediske, also killed were two families from Greenville...
Local sports calendar for Oct. 20

...Dimond/Service Tourney.HIGH SCHOOL WRESTLINGHome, Brandon Pilot Invitational at Thunder Mountain.HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALLAway...Dimond/Service Tourney.HIGH SCHOOL WRESTLINGHome, Brandon Pilot Invitational at Thunder Mountain.RUNNINGHome, 10 a.m...


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