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Annual Peninsula Air Fair wings into Soldotna, Kenai

...Can we drop bombs?" he said. "The answer is no." The C-17 Globemaster III can carry tanks, troops, 140,000 pounds...Nemeth and Capt. Brian Marasco stood in the cargo hold of the C-17, along with nearly 30 spectators, they both said it was...
News all planned out. He would serve 20 years in the Air Force. At the time of his accident, he was a crew chief on a C-17 cargo plane. As a flying crew chief, Dadgostar was a jack-of-all-trades whose missions would include delivering...
Home town heros such as, aircrew fundamentals, basic loadmaster, water survival, emergency parachute, combat survival, and C-17 Loadmaster and will be held at various military training bases around the nation. Erickson is the daughter, of Larry and...
Despite crashes, Alaska aviation safer than ever

...Josh Murdock. Just days before the annual Arctic Thunder air show at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson in Anchorage, a C-17 cargo plane crashed during a training exercise July 28, killing the four service members on board. Then, Sen. Stevens...
Air fair still a gas without military planes, personnel

...helicopters and personnel. She said the military band won't even be able to make it.But she is not worried. "Of course the C-17, C-130, the helicopters, the military - they're a huge draw," Bondurant said, but it's not the first time the...
Charter operators seek help

...number of four clients per trip. According to Jose Mendez of the SBA national ombudsman's office in Washington, D.C., 17 separate complaints filed as of Monday are being addressed through the Federal Agency Comment Process. "Anytime a small...
School's in session; time for a pop quiz

...deliver. At the end of the day, you have been paid $76.50. How many bushels of corn did you deliver? a) 5 b) 8 c) 17 d) 72 4) You are stocking shelves like your boss ordered when a customer asks you where to find a particular item. You...
Peninsula Reflections

...Carolyn was held overnight there for observation. The youngest two passengers were unhurt. In fact, today Joseph is a C-17 pilot in the U.S. Air Force. This article was written by Brent Johnson with the Kasilof Historical Society. Sources...
"Up Up and Away!" At the 12th Annual Kenai Peninsula Air Fair & Fun Flight...

...built from a kit and tied down just in front of the mammoth C-17 Globemaster III. A spectator shouted out, "Can you land that plane inside the C-17?" "I probably could but it might be the last time it landed...


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