On thin ice: Alton Bay ice runway to stay closed

Pilots whose winter flying plans were to include landing on a much-favored ice runway in Alton Bay, New Hampshire, have learned some disappointing news: The seasonal surface has not sufficiently solidified for safe use this year.

On thin ice: Alton Bay ice runway to stay closed

Pilots whose winter flying plans were to include landing on a much-favored ice runway in Alton Bay, New Hampshire, have learned some disappointing news: The seasonal surface has not sufficiently solidified for safe use this year.