The world’s largest container shipping company is about to send its first cargo vessel across the Arctic. It’s a small step, but a significant one in the expansion of trade in Arctic waters as ice recedes due to climate change.
National Park Service says recovering the five deceased aboard a flightseeing plane that crashed Aug. 4 in Denali National Park and Preserve and removal of the aircraft exceed an acceptable level of risk and will not be attempted.
Finding a way to get to Whitehorse from Haines is challenging for anyone who doesn’t own a car. Regular transportation service between the two cities hasn’t existed for years. David Simmons hopes to change that with his new business Hinterland Express.