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Arctic Bush Pilot

by James Anderson
Publisher: Epicenter Press
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Transportation
Pages: 255 pages
ISBN 13: 9780945397830
ISBN 10: 0945397836
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Synopsis : Arctic Bush Pilot written by James Anderson, published by Epicenter Press which was released on 2000. Download Arctic Bush Pilot Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Ted Spencer , director of the Alaska Aviation Heritage Museum in Anchorage , believes the term " bush pilot " was first used at Civil Aeronautics Board hearings in 1938 and 1939. Early Alaska pilots called themselves aviators , and some ... -- In 1948, then newcomer James "Andy" Anderson, started his career as an arctic bush pilot with a sense of adventure and a year-old Taylorcraft plane with no starter, no generator and no battery. He didn't know he'd become a pioneer. Anderson went on to establish a post-World War II bush service to Alaska's vast Koyukuk River region, backed by Wien Airlines. After seventeen years and more than 32,000 hours of flight time, Anderson offers a unique and historic view of living and flying in Alaska. Arctic Bush Pilot captures the spirit of Alaska and her hearty people while capturing the drama and adventure of Arctic flying, all from the historic perspective of this pioneering pilot.

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