Two Nome-Bound Travelers Jailed, One for Drugs, Another for Extraditable Warrant

Two Nome-Bound Travelers Jailed, One for Drugs, Another for Extraditable Warrant

  After receiving a tip from Nome-based AST, the State-Wide Drug Enforcement Unit’s Anchorage Airport Interdiction Team (AAIT) made contact with two Nome-bound travelers troopers said were suspected of transporting drugs to that city on Thursday. AST said on Monday that after that contact with 33-year-old Frederick Larsen and 29-year-old Kaitlyn Priester, both of Nome, […]

F-22s Intercept Russian Bombers and Fighters in Aleutians and Bering Sea

F-22s Intercept Russian Bombers and Fighters in Aleutians and Bering Sea

The North American Defense Command (NORAD) revealed on Monday that Alaska-based F-22s and an E-3 Airborne Early Warning and Control System from NORAD identified then intercepted four Tupolev TU-95 bombers and two SU-35 fighters as they entered into the Alaskan Air Defense Identification Zone (ADIZ) on Monday. Initially, two of the Russian bombers entering the […]