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Sat Jun 20, 2020, 07:11 AM

Alaska's 'Into the Wild' bus, known as a deadly tourist lure, has been removed by air

From https://www.cnn.com/travel/article/alaska-into-the-wild-bus-removed-trnd/index.html


Alaska's 'Into the Wild' bus, known as a deadly tourist lure, has been removed by air

Pierre Meilhan and Madeline Holcombe, CNN Published 19th June 2020


The famed bus was airlifted off the trail in Alaska for safety

(CNN) The abandoned bus on the Stampede Trail in Alaska -- made famous by the book and film "Into the Wild" -- has made its first journey in decades. This time by air.

An Alaska Army National Guard CH-47 Chinook helicopter airlifted the bus, also known as the Fairbanks Bus 142 and the "Magic Bus," on Thursday afternoon, the Alaska National Guard said.

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Response to sl8 (Original post)

Sat Jun 20, 2020, 07:53 AM

1. Put it in some city. Them that wants to see it, can still do that. But without potential harm.

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Sat Jun 20, 2020, 02:10 PM

2. Book was so depressing

Someone gave me this book as a gift as they knew that I'd lived in Alaska for many years. The book was so sad and depressing that I could not finish reading it. I donated it to Goodwill; should have thrown it away.

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