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Anchorage, Fairbanks airports to increase fees

ANCHORAGE - Parking a car at the largest state airports in Anchorage and Fairbanks will cost more next year. Parking and other fees are increasing Jan. 1 to bring in more revenue, the Anchorage Daily News reported.
Faulty app directions to Alaska runway disabled

ANCHORAGE - There's a way to get to the Fairbanks Airport, just don't ask your iPhone for help.Apple has disabled driving directions to the Fairbanks International Airport after a...
Apple maps route to Fairbanks airport runway reactivated

...Apple reactivated maps app directions Friday that guide drivers to the edge of a runway instead of a terminal at the Fairbanks airport.Apple had notified Fairbanks International Airport officials that the faulty directions had been disabled.Officials...
Despite heat, Alaska wildfires have been limited

...has been helpful, too, officials said. For example, after temperatures shot to the 80s at the end of May, the Fairbanks airport recorded three straight days of rain in the beginning of June that helped keep the fires under control.
Firefighters train for airport emergencies

...moving, along with a large scale fuel storage facility on fire - all at the same time," Deputy Fire Chief of the Fairbanks airport Dan Grimes said of airplane crashes, adding that some aircraft can carry up to 50,000 gallons of fuel at a time...
Interior Alaska sees record-breaking low temps

...temperature failed to climb out of the 20s across much of the Interior. The high temperature of 29 degrees at the Fairbanks airport tied the coldest high temperature for that day, which was set in 1935."That's pretty amazing with 17 hours...
Knowles approves VPSO pay hike

...interest on contract disputes it loses. The other authorizes $142.9 million in revenue bonds for the Anchorage and Fairbanks airports, with the bonds to be repaid by air carriers. The transportation bills were sponsored by Sen. John Cowdery...
Boeing cold-testing new jets at Fairbanks airport

FAIRBANKS - Two big Boeing jets have been drawing a lot of attention at Fairbanks International Airport.
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Alaska Digest

...destinations from its Salt Lake City and Atlanta hubs, according to a company news release. Delta pulled out of the Fairbanks airport in 2001 after 14 years in the market, citing a dip in passengers and declining profits. Fairbanks Economic Development...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Republican Rep. Gail Phillips would establish the Alaska International Airport Authority to manage the Anchorage and Fairbanks airports. Senate Bill 189 by Anchorage Republican Sen. Tim Kelly would do the same thing. Share this page: Print Email...


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