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  • Springhill Suites Anchorage University
    Room Report: Springhill Suites University Anchorage, Alaska
    Arrival Experience: A free shuttle is on call 24 hours per day to rush travelers to and from the airport and downtown upon request. Once at the Springhill Suites University hotel, the friendly team is quick to respond to special requests and check...
  • Sarah Palin family brawl police report released
    Sarah Palin Family Brawl: Police report cites drunken antics fueled bloody fight
    The police report has been released detailing the Palin Family brawl at a party in Anchorage, Alaska in which “a strong smell of alcohol” was detected on a few of the Palin family members. According to Mashable on Oct. 10, the police...
  • Super Cub with Alaska Bushwheels
    Aviators Invited to learn about Bushwheels and Angle of Attack Indicators
    A meeting this coming Tuesday evening Sept. 23 at Birchwood Airport PABV/BCV will discuss the use of Tundra tires and angle of attack indicators by those who use them.The meeting will be held at Airframes Alaska and Alaskan Bushwheels and is...
  • Merrill Field Anchorage at Sunset
    New Reporting Procedure for Merrill Field
    A new reporting point for inbound traffic has been created by the Merrill Field Tower at(PAMR/MRI) to de-conflict the Campbell arrival/departure procedure.The new reporting point will be called "Safety Building" that is the Department of...
  • Sarah Palin
    The Palins, the Anchorage birthday brawl, and the anatomy of a media firestorm
    The story of the birthday bash brawl in Anchorage that took place on September 6 is the stuff that nightmares are made of if one is an important political figure. The story, as first reported by an Alaskan gossip blogger with a known animus to the...
  • Alaska Aviation Museum Merrill Field Cab
    Remember the Aviation Museum Open House Sept. 15th
    There will be a museum open house on Sept. 15th at 5 p.m. featuring the grand opening of the Merrill Field Cab.Later at 6:30 Oren Hudson and George Pappas will present a talk titled: “Runway Development: Park Strip to International Airport....
  • Palin family 'drunken' brawl took place at a house party in Alaska
    Palin family brawl: 'Drunken' fiasco ends with Palin clan escorted off premises
    A weekend house party in Anchorage turned into the Palin family brawl where it is alleged the entire family got in on the fight complete with punches thrown, a bloody nose and Track strutting around shirtless flipping the bird. The Palin clan...
  • Alaska Soldier mauled by bear at JB Elmendorf-Richardson
    Alaska Soldier mauled by bear at JB Elmendorf-Richardson
    An Alaska National Guard Soldier, participating in a land-navigation exercise, was mauled by a bear Sunday morning at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson in Anchorage. Alaska.The Soldier, identified by authorities at JCER as Sgt. Lucas Wendeborn of...
  • 2014 Alaska Aviation Museum Salmon Bake
    Alaska Aviation Museum Annual Salmon Bake and Fly-bys coming on July 20th
    The Alaska Aviation Museum will celebrate 101 years of aviation in Alaska at its annual Salmon Bake and Fly-Bys the afternoon of Sunday July 20th.This is the summer’s largest statewide aviation event that offers hours of low level fly bys of...
  • Angle of Attack Indicator
    Angle of Attack Indicator Installation to be Streamlined by the FAA
    A recent announcement by the Federal Aviation Administration that it will ease the path for installation of Angle of Attack Indicators in general aviation aircraft is no surprise to those who follow aviation accident statistics.Loss of control on...
  • Explosive found at Alaska airport in carry-on bag: Man claims avalanche device
    Explosive found in airport carry-on bag: Man claims avalanche device
    An explosive found at an airport, looking an awful lot like a pipe bomb, was found in a passenger’s carry-on luggage. The Anchorage Airport police confiscated the explosive and took the man into custody, according to Fox News on Feb. 17.The...
  • Plane diverted, passenger arrested
    Plane diverted, passenger arrested
    A plane flying from Tokyo to New York was diverted to Anchorage, Alaska, early Monday after a passenger on the flight had to be restrained reported Reuters on February 10, 2014.ANA Flight 10 had departed from Tokyo enroute to John F. Kennedy...
  • Impressive Alaskan scenery
    An Anchorage hostel is an ideal option for many travelers
    Hostels are facilities that offer accommodations for individuals who must travel on a budget. Therefore, someone who is planning a trip to Alaska, but working with limited funds should consider an Anchorage hostel. There is a variety of...
  • Delta Airlines
    Delta emergency landing takes place in Cold Bay, Alaska
    Delta emergency landing news out of an Alaska airport may seem troubling. An emergency landing of a Delta Air LinesBoeing 767 took place at about 6 a.m. Wednesday (Oct. 30). According to a report on the incident,a warning message flashed on an...
  • Oktoberfest Poster
    Oktoberfest set to raise funds for Aviation Legends
    A unique blend of aviation, beer and bratwurst is going to take place this Friday and the Alaska Aviation Museum.“We have Marge Ford and the Alaska Polka Chips, a silent auction, Lowell Thomas Jr. will be signing his book and we will have...