Rising river threatens Glenn Highway

ANCHORAGE - Transportation officials are working to protect Glenn Highway from rising waters...flooding," Sykes said.State Rep. Jim Colver said Department of Transportation and Public Facilities staff determined on Monday that the encroaching...
Wreckage of crashed Alaska sightseeing plane recovered

...killing all nine people onboard, has been recovered.Clint Johnson, chief of the Alaska regional office of the National Transportation Safety Board, says the wreckage was removed from the steep, rugged terrain over the weekend, loaded onto a barge and...
Park Service plans new trail off Chilkoot

...developed along the route of the trail in the late 19th century and served as base of operations for the Dyea-Klondike Transportation Company, which operated an enormous tramway hauling supplies to the top of Chilkoot Pass.A steam boiler that powered...
A job with a view Southeast Alaskan pilot opens up from the cockpit

...where you're going."This year, five accidents in Alaska's airspace have ended fatally, according to the National Transportation Safety Board. The latest crash, involving a Wings of Alaska plane en rote to Hoonah from Juneau, occurred earlier this...
Plane debris in Juneau for investigation

...International Airport by helicopter early Monday so a federal agency can investigate the flight equipment, the National Transportation Safety Board's regional office chief said.On Sunday, a recovery crew including NTSB investigator Chris Shaver traveled...
Workers recovering wreckage of southeast Alaska plane crash

...of southeast Alaska.Recovery efforts began Sunday with a helicopter flight to a wooded area west of Juneau, National Transportation Safety Board Alaska regional office chief Clint Johnson told the Alaska Dispatch News.The Wings of Alaska flight crashed...
'She gave her life'

...The cause of the incident is unknown, but the National Transportation Safety Board is investigating on scene.Peterson, originally...arrangements to travel to Juneau, she said.The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating the cause of the crash. Investigator...
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Trapper Creek man dies when plane strikes tree

...troopers were also there.Responders were notified of the crash shortly after 7 Sunday evening.The chief of the National Transportation Safety Board's Alaska region office, Clint Johnson, said investigator Brice Banning has been assigned to the crash...
Pro-flag petition gains support, but targets wrong audience

...non-profit group that exists solely to put up and take down the flags each year, owns the flags. The Alaska Department of Transportation owns the public right of way (and poles) on which they fly.Friends of the Flags alone grants permission to remove flags...
US kills senior Khorasan Group leader

...intelligence about the collaboration among the Khorasan group, al-Qaida's Yemeni bomb-makers and Western extremists, the Transportation Security Administration decided last July to ban uncharged mobile phones and laptops from flights to the U.S. that originated...
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