Sign up for Bulletins
Share on Google+

March 10, 2017
Alaska Volcano Eruption

Ash clouds from an Alaska volcano that has erupted 36 times since mid-December, 2016 are now threatening jets flying between Asia and North America. Bogoslof Volcano’s biggest eruption occurred on Tuesday, March 7, 2017, producing ash clouds rising above 20,000 feet.

Warnings have been issued to airlines and a major U.S. fishing port in the Aleutian Islands. The Bogoslof Island volcano is located 850 miles southwest of Anchorage, Alaska. The volcano could erupt again at any time. 

FedEx Trade Networks will continue to monitor the situation and will provide additional information as it becomes available.

Copyright © 2018 by FedEx Trade Networks Transport & Brokerage, Inc. Reproduction in whole or in part prohibited except by permission. All rights reserved. Information has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable. However, because of the possibility of human or mechanical error by FedEx Trade Networks Transport & Brokerage, Inc. or others, FedEx Trade Networks Transport & Brokerage, Inc. and its affiliates do not guarantee the accuracy, adequacy, or completeness of any information and are not responsible for any errors, omissions, or for the results obtained from the use of such information.

If you would like to be added or removed from the Bulletin distribution list, please send an email message to bulletin@ftn.fedex.com and include your name, firm or organization, and Internet email address.