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Vol. 19, No. 22 Week of June 01, 2014
Providing coverage of Alaska and northern Canada's oil and gas industry


Mystery of Alaska pipeline bombing solved

Fairbanks man charged in connection with 1978 sabotage that caused major oil spill; he admitted to the crime, authorities say

Wesley Loy

For Petroleum News

After 36 years, law enforcement authorities believe they finally know who set off a bomb on the trans-Alaska pipeline in 1978, causing a major oil spill. A federal grand jury has indicted Philip Martin Olson, 61, of Fairbanks, in connection with the bombing. The five-page indictment, dated May 21, s....

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