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Frenchman makes daring leap from sailboat to ship Kodiak said the sailboat was named La Chimere.The man activated a location beacon Tuesday about 400 miles south of Cold Bay, Alaska. The C-130 was dispatched to assess the situation.The airplane crew made radio contact with the mariner...
The last kid in Cold Bay

COLD BAY, Alaska - On a blustery afternoon in July...three-quarters of the student body at Cold Bay School in the most recent school year...people are worried about the future of Cold Bay. The population looks like it will drop...
French sailor had no fear in leaping to rescue boat

...panels, autopilot and most every other piece of equipment in rough seas and gale-force winds about 400 miles south of Cold Bay, Alaska. He tucked his cat inside his coat before making the leap off the doomed sailboat.He had activated a location...
Judge sides with Interior secretary in refuge-road dispute

...gravel road between King Cove and Cold Bay that would primarily be used for health...difficult to safely fly to King Cove, and Cold Bay, a former military facility, is...third-longest runway. Both King Cove and Cold Bay are at the tip of the Alaska Peninsula...
Voices of Alaska: High-level talks on Air Force One

...federal treasury and give the United States energy independence. We also discussed the much needed road from King Cove to Cold Bay Airport.Mostly, the President listened, but he was most direct when we spoke about the need to build a natural gas...
Anchorage prepares for President's visit

...example of the King Cove Road, a proposed project to connect the Alaska Peninsula town of King Cove to an airport at Cold Bay. The road, which would run through a wilderness area of the Izembek National Wildlife Refuge, was rejected by the U...
Lucretia Mae Carter

...certification on Aug. 4, 1984 and participated in the Great Southern Air Race and, in Alaska, has flown her C-172 west to Cold Bay (Alaska Peninsula) and to Kotzebue (north of Arctic Circle). She was a member of the 99s Cook Inlet Chapter; AOPA...
State lawmakers riled up over federal actions

...the state should begin surveying a road through a wildlife refuge to connect King Cove to an all-weather airport at Cold Bay, a road the Interior department rejected. The lawsuit over the department's decision is pending. "I'm not willing...
Airplanes warned to avoid Alaska volcano airspace

...Europe, North America and Asia.The eruption has had little effect on people on the ground. The closest community, Cold Bay, is 40 miles away. Observers there reported seeing dark snow on the surface of the volcano Wednesday, indicating an...
Senate Finance advances budget bill

...interior secretary reverse her decision on - a road linking the community of King Cove and an all-weather airport at Cold Bay. Members of Alaska's congressional delegation have been pushing for the project.The budget did not include any additional...


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