Colorado Plateau

Mar 28, 2011 - 10:15 AM
<b><i>by Mark Huber</i> </b> The National Park Service (NPS) is proposing new rules to cap the number of air-tour flights over the Grand Canyon, further re
Feb 26, 2011 - 7:35 AM
A new National Park Service proposal to cap the number and further restrict the routes of flights near the Grand Canyon is being criticized as overly restr
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Feb 1, 2010 - 5:46 AM
You can choose between two distinct approaches to seeing the spectacular Grand Canyon on the Colorado River: wait until February, send in $25 for a public
Sep 30, 2009 - 6:21 AM
After debating Grand Canyon air-tour noise for eight years, the Grand Canyon Working Group (GCWG) has left the issue to the National Park Service (NPS), wh
Feb 20, 2009 - 7:39 AM
It was an unusual report that swiftly sent the Grand Canyon National Park Helitack–this year’s winner of the Igor I.
Feb 19, 2009 - 11:08 AM
It was an unusual report that swiftly sent the Grand Canyon National Park Helitack–this year’s winner of the Igor I.
May 9, 2008 - 6:52 AM
The fatal crash of an Aerospatiale AS 350 at the Grand Canyon on August 10 was the fourth fatal accident of a Papillon Helicopters tour flight since Septem
Dec 19, 2007 - 6:19 AM
Those among the 100 or so who came to a September 29 informational meeting in Flagstaff, Ariz., on Grand Canyon overflight issues, hosted by the National P
May 2, 2007 - 5:14 AM
In August 1987 the National Parks Overflight Act (NPOA) mandated that the FAA and National Parks Service (NPS) work together to achieve “substantial restor
Jan 31, 2007 - 8:23 AM
In 1987 the National Parks Overflights Act mandated substantial restoration of “natural quiet” at Grand Canyon National Park.