Alaskas Toughest Pilots Season 2, Episode 10- ”High Voltage Hazard” In Kodiak, Keller Wattumm is spotting fish from the sky for the crew of the Crimson Beauty during the annual herring fishery. Meanwhile, Don Lee helps a group of aviation enthusiasts in Talkeetna rebuild an old Cherokee Six airplane from the 60′s, before supplying his […]
Alaskas Toughest Pilots
Alaskas Toughest Pilots Season 2, Episode 9 – ”Man Down” Ryan McCue is transporting supplies and personnel to a desolate mining site on Prince of Wales Island when bad weather forces him to weigh the risks of a forced landing. In Kodiak, Keller Wattumm is spotting fish from the sky for the crew of the […]
Alaskas Toughest Pilots Season 2, Episode 8 – ”Fire Fight” Restless, young flyboy Jay Wattum has decided to leave his job, his twin brother and Kodiak Island behind and make his North to Healey. There he will join the ranks of Fly Denali Tours, an operation that flies tourists onto the glaciers surrounding Mt. McKinley. […]
Alaskas Toughest Pilots Season 2, Episode 7 – ”Deadly Descent” Keller Wattum is the “eye in the sky” for a fishing vessel in Kodiak Island’s annual herring run. And in Juneau, it’s chopper pilot Dustin Carroll who’s responsible for keeping basic services up and running when technicians need to find a problem at the local […]
Alaskas Toughest Pilots Season 2, Episode 6 – ”Escape From Bear Island” The untamed wilderness of Alaska can be as dangerous as it is exciting. Whether Drake Olson’s fighting light to drop adventure-seeking skiers off on backcountry slopes, or Jay and Keller Wattum are hitting a storm while flying out cannery workers to Alitak at […]
Alaskas Toughest Pilots Season 2, Episode 5 – ”Ski Chopper Daredevils” Zaz, a fourth generation pilot, flies support for a snowmobile race in the bitter cold above the Arctic Circle. And Dustin of Coastal Helicopters risks a dangerous drop-off while transporting a group of world-famous heli-skiers into the remote mountains they love. Finally, the legendary […]
Alaskas Toughest Pilots Season 2, Episode 4 – ”Grizzly 911″ A 911 call from a bear hunter on Alaska’s remote Kodiak Island sends pilot Keller Wattum out into some rough weather. The hunter is safe, but needs help transporting his prize kill: a massive Kodiak brown bear.
Alaskas Toughest Pilots Season 2, Episode 3 – ”Sky Fishing” During the Sitka herring run, fishermen compete for a limited amount of herring, potentially worth millions. Captains hoping to get an edge hire bush pilots to help spot the fish from above. This is extreme flying: more than a dozen planes circling in a tight […]
Alaskas Toughest Pilots Season 2, Episode 2 – “Convict On Board” Small Alaskan towns like Noorvik face challenges when it comes to overcrowded prison cells, so pilot Zaz Staheli must transport an intoxicated female prisoner to the nearest jail.
Alaskas Toughest Pilots Season 2, Episode 1 – “Suicide Sled Race” The Iron Dog is known as the longest, toughest, most extreme snowmobile race in the world. Racers brave wildly dangerous terrain, bitterly cold temperatures, and speeds well over a hundred miles an hour in this two-thousand-mile endurance race. To make their journey possible, the […]