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Mary Joyce’s 1,000-mile Adventure

In 1934, after being a nurse to Hack Smith for four years and an unexpected heart attack that took his life, Mary Joyce was deeded the Taku Glacier Lodge. With
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National Register of Historic Places

On May 20th, 1988 the Taku Glacier Lodge became 1 of 23 Juneau locations listed on the National Register of Historic Places. This official list contains historic places worthy of
Posted on January 15, 2020 0

The Tony Cestnik Maintenance Award

Five years ago, Don Bach, Director of Maintenance for Wings Airways, received “The Tony Cestnik Maintenance Award” from the Alaska Air Carriers Association. Mr. Bach continues to lead with the
Posted on November 15, 2019 Comments Off on The Tony Cestnik Maintenance Award

Wings Earns Sustainability Certification

July 26, 2019– Juneau-based Wings Airways & the Taku Lodge announced today that they have been designated as an Adventure Green Alaska (AGA) Certified Business.  AGA is a voluntary certification
Posted on July 30, 2019 Comments Off on Wings Earns Sustainability Certification

We Give Back

“Be a part of the Juneau Icefield ~ past and present ~” A donation to the Juneau Icefield Research Program will be made in your honor when you fly with
Posted on June 22, 2019 0

Wings Airways Welcomes New Investors, Leaders

A new chapter begins, taking Wings Airways to new heights! With great excitement we share the news of enriched leadership and support through new ownership. The new ownership group is
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Food Network Magazine 10th Birthday Special Issue

Six months ago, we were featured in Food Network Magazine’s Special 10th Birthday Issue. We thrill at being a part of any and all celebrations at the Taku Glacier Lodge;
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Proud to be a part of Tourism Best Management Practices (TBMP)

We are proud to be a part of Juneau’s Tourism Best Management Practices (TBMP) organization which is highlighted in this month’s Alaska Journal of Commerce. The TBMP program’s mission is
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Porthole Cruise Magazine’s “Top Alaska Attraction”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Holly Johnson Office: 907-586-6275 Cell phone: 907-723-4774 Email: Holly@WingsAirways.com TAKU LODGE NAMED “TOP ALASKA ATTRACTION” IN PORTHOLE CRUISE EDITOR-IN-CHIEF AWARDS Juneau, AK– Holly Johnson, President of
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Fleet History

History behind the wings: N753AK

Built in 1953, this 7th DHC-­‐3 Otter built, hence the N753AK.  It was the first Otter delivered to the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) on March 28, 1953.     Allocated to
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Fleet History

History beyond the wings: N339AK

Built in 1965, the 454th DHC-­‐3 Otter was purchased by the Tanzanian Air Force on April 12, 1966. It remained in Canada under the care of the RCAF until May
Posted on June 21, 2017 0
Fleet History

History behind the wings: N338AK

Built in 1958, the 262nd DHC-­‐3 Otter on the line was delivered to Petroina SA of Luanda, Angola on June 26, 1958, then the colony of Portuguese West Africa. It
Posted on June 21, 2017 0