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Vigor Delivers Third Hydrus Class 400 Passenger Ferry to WETA None 

Vigor Delivers Third Hydrus Class 400 Passenger Ferry to WETA

Vigor recently delivered Argo, the third of four all aluminum, 400 passenger ferries to the Water Emergency Transportation Authority (WETA) in San Francisco, California.

Alaska’s Emerging Sector Series: Aviation & Aerospace None 

Alaska’s Emerging Sector Series: Aviation & Aerospace

Focusing on the aviation and aerospace industries, the third installment in the Alaska Division of Economic Development’s five-part Emerging Sector Series highlights competitive advantages and opportunities for growth.

Ryan Wolcoff: Alaska 2018 Overall Grand Champion Truck Driver of the Year None 

Ryan Wolcoff: Alaska 2018 Overall Grand Champion Truck Driver of the Year

Span Alaska Transportation Driver Ryan Wolcoff was recently recognized as Alaska’s 2018 Grand Champion Alaska Truck Driver by the Alaska Trucking Association (ATA). Span drivers Jose Brea earned second place in three-axle and Chris Avessuk earned third place in straight truck competitions.

Alaska Air Cargo Grows Service 40% Across North America None 

Alaska Air Cargo Grows Service 40% Across North America

Starting Tuesday, June 19, Alaska Air Cargo expands its cargo lift capacity by 40 percent in the continental U.S. by utilizing the 71 Airbus aircraft that became part of the Alaska Airlines fleet as part of its merger with Virgin America.

New directors named for the Department of Health and Human Services and the Public Transportation Department None 
Juneau Deliveries Support Salmon Hatchery and Alaska Fishing Community None 

Juneau Deliveries Support Salmon Hatchery and Alaska Fishing Community

Tom Greinier has been hauling fish for Juneau's salmon hatchery, Douglas Island Pink And Chum (DIPAC), for over 20 years. In fact, DIPAC has followed Tom during his trucking career even before he started working for Alaska Marine Trucking.

University of Alaska Works to Receive Federal Maritime Training Designation None 

University of Alaska Works to Receive Federal Maritime Training Designation

This year, National Maritime Day coincides with UA’s efforts to obtain a Domestic Maritime Center of Excellence designation, a distinction that would expand its capacity to train domestic maritime workers.

Alaska Air Group Reports April 2018 Operational Results None 

Alaska Air Group Reports April 2018 Operational Results

Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE: ALK) reported April operational results on a consolidated basis for its mainline operations flown by subsidiaries Alaska Airlines Inc. (Alaska) and Virgin America Inc. (Virgin America), and for its regional flying operated by subsidiary Horizon Air Industries Inc. (Horizon) and third-party regional carriers SkyWest Airlines and Peninsula Airlines.

Span Alaska Named Safest Truck Fleet Operator in Alaska None 

Span Alaska Named Safest Truck Fleet Operator in Alaska

Span Alaska Transportation earned three awards from the Alaska Trucking Association (ATA), recognizing its commitment to personal and professional safety on the highways, at its terminals, and at customer delivery locations throughout the state.

Tim Nolan Named New President and CEO of TOTE None 

Tim Nolan Named New President and CEO of TOTE

Saltchuk has announced that Tim Nolan has been named the next President and CEO of TOTE Inc., the parent company to TOTE Maritime and TOTE Services.