Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport-ANC-Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl
Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport is situated 8 kilometers from the downtown of Anchorage, Alaska. Named after former US Senator Ted Stevens, a native of Alaska, this major airport is included in the list of the FAA National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. ANC-Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl. Airport is categorized as a medium-hub commercial airport. The airport was built in 1951 and is continuously serving the Alaska Airlines, Northwest Orient, Reeve Aleutian Airways and Northern Airlines. The airport is considedred to be the most common stopover for passengers traveling to East Asia.
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ANC-Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl. Airport reached the 5 million mark in passenger traffic between 1998 and 2002. The busiest route served in the airport are flights from ANC to Seattle and Fairbanks via the Alaska Airlines.The airport is predicted to be one of the premier airports to connect air traffic from Alaska to the far eastern regions of Russia. Yukita Airlines serves seasonal flights to Russia since 2012. Big Lake and Chickaloon are the nearby cities for sightseeing in the region.
What to Do & Area Attractions
Coast International Inn and Courtyard Anchorage Airport are situated within close distance to the ANC Airport. Airport shuttle services may be requested from the hotel. Several points of attractions are also situated near these ANC-Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl hotels.
Elmendorf Airport (EDF) and Merrill Field Airport (MRI) are airports also located in Anchorage, AK region close to ANC Airport.