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Non-motorized boat users off the hook for larger fees

...schedule after hearing feedback from members of the public. He said that many non-motorized boat users get in at one launch site, but often get out at another, which would mean that they are on the hook for additional fees. "Drift boats and...
State takes ownership of Eagle Rock Boat Launch

...deeply ingrained habit, the Poore's have owned the boat launch site since the 50s, and he can keep an eye on things now...Area board. Planned upgrades to the Eagle Rock boat launch site include new signs and landscaping, a camping site for...
Rocket with Army weapon explodes after launch

...reported. Kodiak photographer Scott Wight watched the launch from Cape Greville in Chiniak, about a dozen miles from the launch site. He described the explosion as quite loud and scary. A fire afterward burned brightly. The rocket was the booster...
Launch scheduled for next year from Kodiak

...Orbital Sciences, a potential partner in the third pad expansion, likely won't make a decision on a West Coast launch site any time soon, Campbell said.The company is focused on operations at Wallops Flight Station in Virginia, and Campbell...

...south and higher winds blow north, meaning balloonists can travel one direction, then backtrack to land near their launch site by changing elevation. That keeps the colorful balloons bobbing over the city rather than drifting away.A cold front...
New operator launches business in Anchor Point

...Allred, owner of The Tractor Factor, who operated the launch site for 11 years before Hylen took over the contract. Warner also has purchased...Allred said. In the 11 years Allred operated the launch site, he and his crews routinely sent more than 100...

...After sitting fully suited up in his capsule for nearly 45 minutes, Baumgartner left the capsule and departed the launch site in his Airstream trailer without speaking to reporters.The feat, sponsored by energy drink maker Red Bull, was supposed...
Economic stimulus proposals include natural gas line, railroad, utility plants Variety of bills attack fiscal gap

...million plus area. It will create 250 jobs this year and ongoing for several years. There will be upcoming work at the launch site in Kodiak, as well. The Legislature is working on a general obligation bond package for schools that will spread money...
Rockets probably won't lift off this year from the Kodiak Launch Complex advantage.'' A U.S. Army web page last year listed ''theater targets'' missions and named Kodiak as the launch site for four long-range target launches, one in 1999 and three in 2000. Ramsey, an Air Force officer, said she didn't...
Rocket man

...those launches they still use that name. It was basically a team that came from the production facility and went to the launch site and went over all the test data and everything." He retired in 1989 as chief project engineer for Atlas launches out...


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