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PenAir begins Adak flights; assumes some Reeve routes

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- PenAir has begun three-time-weekly problems. Anchorage-based PenAir said it also has increased the will originate from Dutch Harbor. PenAir said the flights were being subsidized...
The last kid in Cold Bay

...increase the count to the minimum of 10, said Paige Kremer, Wake Kremer's mother and a longtime Cold Bay resident who works for PenAir. Relatives from other towns came to attend school in Cold Bay -- at least for the fall, when the state count happens. As...
Crashed aircraft safe, reliable if pilots follow procedures

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- When a PenAir Cessna 208 Caravan crashed after takeoff from Dillingham last week...weight imbalance. He also had not removed frost prior to takeoff. PenAir President Orin Seybert told reporters last week that the company's...
Nine killed, one injured in Dillingham plane crash

...people were killed and one injured Wednesday morning when a PenAir plane crashed soon after taking off from the airport in Dillingham...runway, said Richard Harding, vice president of operations for PenAir. He said the plane had a pilot and nine passengers on board...
Dillingham crash victims names released

PenAir released the names of those killed in the carrier's crash at Dillingham Wednesday. They are: Gordon Mills, Dillingham, pilot...
Ash cloud causes flight delays

...of some smaller planes.Anchorage-based regional carrier Penair has canceled a dozen passenger and cargo flights to several...include Sand Point, which reported a dusting of ash Sunday.Penair CEO Danny Seybert said for those flying in the region, flight...
Aviation museum to replace director

...board of directors, which hopes to shore up the museum's finances. The museum has clashed in the past with city officials. PenAir owner Orin Seybert, who heads the museum's new board, said the board wants a more cooperative, supportive relationship...
Alaska's small air carriers face mixed prospects for 2010

...expects to see an increase in passengers in 2010, possibly as much as 3 to 5 percent. In contrast, Danny Seybert, president of PenAir, said his company faces problems with spiking fuel prices. "(The price of fuel) really is a big problem in our industry...
Fog at Unalaska airport keeps fishery council members from meeting

...backtracked 200 miles to Cold Bay for a six-hour layover, then was able to land in Unalaska. Oliver was accompanied on the PenAir flight by council members Stephanie Madsen, Bob Penney and Dennis Austin. The council is considering a plan to restructure...
Letters to the Editor

...aircraft capable of carrying 19 passengers. This required what is known as a 121 certificate. Due to changes in FAA regulations, PenAir had to do the same in order to keep operating its existing fleet. In May of 1997, Merlin Express, operating as Yute, came...


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