Flying Wild Alaska

For the small, isolated communities of northern Alaska, the only way in – and the only way out – is by bush plane.

Here, the Tweto family – husband and wife Jim and Ferno and their daughters Ariel and Ayla – provide the only lifeline to the frozen northern communities via their regional airline, Era Alaska.

Premiering Thursday, September 6 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on Discovery Channel, Season 3 of Flying Wild Alaska finds the Twetos and Era Alaska’s skilled pilots struggling to operate in the worst weather Alaska has seen in decades. Continue reading »