Helicopter service to Little Diomede Island halted

...subsidized annually at more than $337,000, with the federal and state governments each providing half that amount. Erickson pilot Mike Kutyba said passengers pay $400 for one-way flights to or from Nome and $200 for flights to or from the village of...
Mallott's rural campaigning hits turbulence in the major population centers.APOC responded to a request for an opinion from the Mallott campaign by saying a private pilot who supports the campaign may volunteer his time, but not his personal aircraft."The individual may freely volunteer his...
First Yukon River king salmon reach Canada

...the Yukon have declined dramatically and king salmon fishing is banned for the length of the Yukon.As of Sunday, 122,923 king salmon had passed a sonar counter at Pilot Station, a community 120 miles upriver from the mouth of the Yukon.
Some SeaWorld mammals live longer in captivity

...command into cups held by trainers. In another pool, a pregnant dolphin named Bossa was given an ultrasound.Days later, pilot whale Freddie was bribed to the side of a pool with fish, and trainer Liz Thomas gently grabbed her tail. Veterinarian Stacy...
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Community volunteers search for missing family

...Volunteers on all-terrain vehicles and horseback canvassed the trails around Wildwood Correctional Facility Tuesday while a pilot Joe Dilley offered his time to fly over the Kenai and Nikiski area to help in the search. Laurie Speakman from the Alaska Moose...
Pilot returns for Air Force exercise

FAIRBANKS - An Air Force fighter pilot in Alaska for training is flying over familiar exercises.He grew up dreaming of being a pilot like his grandfather, a Marine Corsair pilot who died in a midair collision during a training...
Name of helicopter pilot killed in crash released

ANCHORAGE - Anchorage police have released the name of the pilot of a helicopter that crashed at the Birchwood Airport in Chugiak.Police say the pilot was 62-year-old Thomas Moore of Anchorage.Moore was flying a Robinson R-44 Wednesday...
Yearning for flight

...on display at the event. Non-members who attended were offered the chance to fly aircrafts using a buddy box, where the pilot remained in control by using a trigger switch. A flight simulator was also available for people to plug into and the organization...
Ketchikan unveils new public art

...boardwalk, or Promenade Project, happens, that we'll see brackets, banner holders and planters that kind of represent those (different) neighborhoods as it goes through town. This was kind of a pilot for that to see how it works."
Coleman pedals to seventh at Kluane

...Houle, Whitehorse X8 10:20:5115. Y'Alkan't Touch This, Moffatt, Whitehorse X8 10:21:3716. Lance is my co-pilot, Gouaillier, Whitehorse X8 10:22:0217. Northwestel, Schmidt, Whitehorse X8 10:22:4318. JDS Silvertips, Johnstone...


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