Robert (Bob) Dale Byers was an Alaska Bush pilot for 17 years. In one of his short stories, he talks about Alfred Ghezzi/Alaska Freight Lines and the Distant Early Warning Line resupply mission for the United States government. The Table of Contents is posted below. Much of the content about an Alaska Freight Lines plane going down with Forest Wright and Andy Warwick were sourced from Bob’s book. He only printed a little more than a hundred copies. Bob past away in Des Moines, WA on February 17, 2012.
I recently acquired a new Sno-Freighter image slide. The slide is dated September 1969, which places it in Alaska, just…Continue Reading
I am a bit of a sucker whenever a LeTourneau image is for sale online. I opened my front door…Continue Reading
When I watch or read about Overland Trains, authors typically forget, or don't know, that there are 6 of them.…Continue Reading
An acquaintance of mine posted a video on the Overland Trains today. It has been a labour of love for…Continue Reading