AK city declares air-service emergency after fatal crash
November 7, 2019
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An emergency has been declared by officials in an Alaska city involving a lack of air service following a fatal plane crash that led to the suspension of regular flights.
The Unalaska City Council also passed a resolution Tuesday that states the city wants to start organizing charter flights and selling seats at the basic cost, the Anchorage Daily News reported .
The council approved funding for up to three weeks or until the return of regular flights.
To organize the charter flights, the city would need a waiver of public charter requirements of the U.S. Departme...