Alaska Airlines is partnering with Grant Aviation to partially fill the void left by the demise and bankruptcy of Ravn Alaska on April 5, 2020.
Staring on May 16, 2020, Grant Aviation will begin flying the Anchorage-Cold Bay-Unalaska (Dutch Harbor) route under a codeshare agreement with Alaska Airlines. The route will operate twice-weekly for now.
Grant Aviation (Emmonak) Cessna 208 Grand Caravan suffered a midair collision with a Ryan Air Cessna 207 on September 1 near the Alaskan village of Nightmute. The Cessna 207 with a single pilot was able to make a safe landing. However the Grant Aviation Caravan crashed and the lone pilot was sadly killed.
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