News Listings for Juneau International

  • Delta to launch new Juneau and San Jose flights

    News | 16 Dec 2013 20:56 | Edward Russell

    ​Delta Air Lines will add Juneau, Alaska, and San Jose, California, to the growing list of cities it serves nonstop from Seattle Tacoma International airport in 2014.
  • Alaska details benefits of its RNP program

    News | 31 Jul 2009 18:50 | Megan Kuhn

    <p>Alaska Airlines has reduced flight cancellations by using required navigation performance (RNP).</p><p>The carrier used the procedure 12,308 times last year,...
  • Landing 737 swerves to avoid snowplough on Juneau runway

    News | 24 Nov 1999 21:48 | Chris Kjelgaard

    <BODY LINK="#0000ff" VLINK="#800080"> <P>The US National Transportation Safety Board is not ready to say yet why a snowplough was on the runway at Juneau International Airport in Alaska when an Alaska Airlines Boeing 737-400 landed there early in the morning of 2 November.</P> <P>The Boeing 737 had to swerve to avoid collision with the snowplough, which was carrying out a training exercise with a new driver, after landing in darkness on Juneau's runway 08 at about 06:40 local time.</P> <P>An official with the NTSB's Anchorage regional office says the agency is still investigating the incident and does not expect to submit a final report for "quite some time".</P> <P>The aircraft - registered N792AS - was operating Alaska's flight AS73 from Sitka to Juneau, and had taken off from Sitka at about 06:00 local time.</P> <P>The NTSB's initial incident report says that at the time the 737 landed the Juneau air traffic control tower was closed and an FAA automated flight service station