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We also offer another story from -- since the event is often mentioned during our flights. As a child my wife moved to Anchorage three hours before the great Good Friday earthquake. Her family's tale is below in podcast form.

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A Flight Around Denali
A "virtually" clear day in the Alaska Range gives us the opportunity to fly completely around Mt. McKinley, taking in the magnificent glaciers, the stunning North Face of the mountain, the breathtaking Ruth Gorge, and the grand snowy peaks of Denali National Park. Lots of climbing history and geology. music by David Henderson.
34 minutes / 16 megabytes.

An Alaskan Welcome (Earthquake)
In 1964 The largest earthquake in North American history rocked Alaska, changing many things, including the Richardson family, forever. It was the day they moved to Anchorage -- and a day that shook many solid foundations. Story by Jim and Pinky Richardson and daughter Katy McKinney. Music by Bob Long, the Gephart/Long Quartet, and Bit Rationale (via
16 minutes / 7.6 megabytes.