Unloading salmon 18 miles up the Naknek River to sell their fish at a temporary
buying station located at the BCF King Salmon base grounds. Fish delivered at
this point were iced down in 6,000 pound containers and air freighted to
Anchorage aboard giant Hercules aircraft in about 48,000 pound lots. That
season approximately 1.5 million pounds was airlifted in this manner.