ANC soars to world’s fourth busiest cargo airport in 2020

Sees significant growth in first quarter of 2021 Anchorage, ALASKA – The Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC) is the fourth busiest cargo airport in world.Governor Mike Dunleavy said, “Alaska is open for business and with nearly $1 billion of developments planned for ANC, we expect this economic hub for the state to keep growing.” […]

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600+ positions available at 2021 ANC Travel & Tourism Job Fair

The Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport is hosting a job fair Saturday, April 10, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. where more than a 20 employers are hoping to hire more than 600 new employees. “Alaska is open for business and excited to once again welcome travelers from all over the world following the COVID-19 […]

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Alaska’s international airports respond to Canadian cruise restrictions February 5, 2021As vaccination numbers increase and summer nears, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC) and Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) are expecting an increase in travelers wanting to experience Alaska. Nonstop destinations offered at ANC are nearly back to pre-COVID-19 levels with scheduled inbound seat capacity forecast […]

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New 700,000 square foot warehouse slated for ANC

(Anchorage, ALASKA) – Alaska Cargo and Cold Storage, LLC (ACCS) intends to break ground, in Q4 of 2021, on a 700,000-square-foot cargo & cold storage facility at the world’s sixth busiest air cargo airport, the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC). The ACCS development is the second fully executed lease agreement of five proposed cargo projects […]

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Dunleavy Welcomes ANC Cold Storage Lease Agreement

January 25, 2021 (Anchorage, AK) – Governor Mike Dunleavy welcomes the signing of a lease agreement between Alaska Cargo and Cold Storage, LLC (ACCS) and the State of Alaska to develop a 32.5-million-cubic-foot cold storage at the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC). The agreement is a product of coordination between Governor Dunleavy’s Alaska Development Team, […]

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New ANC website puts travelers first

December 10, 2020 (Anchorage) – The Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC) has launched a new website (www.ancairport.com) featuring a mobile-first design to help travelers quickly and easily access information while on the go. The homepage features a flight-search tool allowing anyone to check the status of incoming and outgoing passenger flights – especially useful […]

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ANC receives expanded international passenger transfer rights

December 9, 2020 (ANCHORAGE) – The U.S. Department of Transportation has granted expanded international passenger transfer rights to Alaska’s international airports. ANC is already an air cargo powerhouse, and these new passenger rights will allow airlines the ability to use belly cargo to support routes with passenger service overlaid. The rights also allow foreign airlines to better […]

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Holiday travel tips, during a pandemic

(ANCHORAGE) –Holiday travel looks a lot different this year. If you must travel, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC) offers the following tips to help your travel plans go more smoothly. Follow the rules Travelers should familiarize themselves with their destination’s state and local guidelines. If there’s a mask mandate, wear your mask. If social distancing […]

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Record ANC air cargo numbers continue to soar in third quarter

(ANCHORAGE) –Nearly 1 million tons of cargo passed through Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC) in the third quarter this year, a 25 percent increase in cargo tonnage compared to the same quarter of last year. As of the end of September, 2.5 million tons of cargo has touched down at ANC this year, a 13.6 […]

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Traveler Update:

The State of Alaska has no special entry or travel testing requirements.
Beginning June 1, 2021, at participating airports, all travelers to Alaska will be eligible to receive a free COVID-19 vaccine.