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ANC Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: ANC / PANC
Airport Name: Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
Location: Anchorage, Alaska, United States
GPS Coordinates: 61°10'27"N by 149°59'53"W
Area Served: Anchorage, Alaska
Operator/Owner: State of Alaska DOT&PF
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 152 feet (46 meters)
# of Runways: 3
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Facts about Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC):

  • The furthest airport from Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC) is Port Elizabeth International Airport (PLZ), which is located 10,548 miles (16,975 kilometers) away in Port Elizabeth, South Africa.
  • Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC) has 3 runways.
  • The FAA has forecast total operations for the year 2011 to be 261,375.
  • Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport handled 4,976,557 passengers last year.
  • The airport was renamed in 2000 by the Alaska Legislature to honor former long-standing U.S.
  • Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport is also a major cargo hub.
  • Because of Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport's relatively low elevation of 152 feet, planes can take off or land at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.
  • Built in 1951 as Anchorage International Airport, the airport was served in the 1950s by Alaska Airlines, Northwest Orient, Pacific Northern Airlines and Reeve Aleutian Airways, using aircraft ranging from Douglas DC-3s to Boeing 377s, and was also a refueling stop for Canadian Pacific Air Lines service to the Far East.
  • The closest airport to Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC) is Merrill Field (MRI), which is located only 6 miles (9 kilometers) ENE of ANC.
  • Taxi queues are available in front of each terminal.
  • FedEx Express and UPS Airlines operate major hubs at Anchorage International for cargo heading to and from the Far East.NWA Cargo used to operate a major hub at the airport until December 28, 2009 when it closed all operations for Northwest Cargo at all airports.

Map of Nearest Airports from Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
15.80 miles (9.34 km) ENEMerrill Field (MRI)Anchorage, Alaska, United StatesView Merrill Field on a map View satellite image of Merrill Field Set MRI as destination Airport Get more information about Merrill Field
28.32 miles (13.39 km) NEElmendorf Air Force Base (EDF)Anchorage, Alaska, United StatesView Elmendorf Air Force Base on a map View satellite image of Elmendorf Air Force Base Set EDF as destination Airport Get more information about Elmendorf Air Force Base
312.96 miles (20.85 km) ENEBryant Army Airfield (FRN)Fort Richardson, Anchorage, Alaska, United StatesView Bryant Army Airfield on a map View satellite image of Bryant Army Airfield Set FRN as destination Airport Get more information about Bryant Army Airfield
425.74 miles (41.43 km) NNEBig Lake Airport (BGQ)Big Lake, Alaska, United StatesView Big Lake Airport on a map View satellite image of Big Lake Airport Set BGQ as destination Airport Get more information about Big Lake Airport
531.40 miles (50.54 km) NNEWasilla Airport (WWA)Wasilla, Alaska, United StatesView Wasilla Airport on a map View satellite image of Wasilla Airport Set WWA as destination Airport Get more information about Wasilla Airport
634.88 miles (56.13 km) WBeluga Airport (BVU)Beluga, Alaska, United StatesView Beluga Airport on a map View satellite image of Beluga Airport Set BVU as destination Airport Get more information about Beluga Airport
738.62 miles (62.15 km) WTyonek Airport (TYE)Tyonek, Alaska, United StatesView Tyonek Airport on a map View satellite image of Tyonek Airport Set TYE as destination Airport Get more information about Tyonek Airport
840.11 miles (64.56 km) NWillow Airport (WOW)Willow, Alaska, United StatesView Willow Airport on a map View satellite image of Willow Airport Set WOW as destination Airport Get more information about Willow Airport
941.85 miles (67.35 km) NEPalmer Municipal Airport (PAQ)Palmer, Alaska, United StatesView Palmer Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Palmer Municipal Airport Set PAQ as destination Airport Get more information about Palmer Municipal Airport
1058.99 miles (94.94 km) SWKenai Municipal Airport (ENA)Kenai, Alaska, United StatesView Kenai Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Kenai Municipal Airport Set ENA as destination Airport Get more information about Kenai Municipal Airport
1159.67 miles (96.03 km) SWSoldotna Airport (SXQ)Soldotna, Alaska, United StatesView Soldotna Airport on a map View satellite image of Soldotna Airport Set SXQ as destination Airport Get more information about Soldotna Airport
1267.29 miles (108.29 km) NWSkwentna Airport (SKW)Skwentna, Alaska, United StatesView Skwentna Airport on a map View satellite image of Skwentna Airport Set SKW as destination Airport Get more information about Skwentna Airport
1374.97 miles (120.65 km) SSESeward Airport (SWD)Seward, Alaska, United StatesView Seward Airport on a map View satellite image of Seward Airport Set SWD as destination Airport Get more information about Seward Airport
1479.27 miles (127.57 km) NTalkeetna Airport (TKA)Talkeetna, Alaska, United StatesView Talkeetna Airport on a map View satellite image of Talkeetna Airport Set TKA as destination Airport Get more information about Talkeetna Airport
15101.82 miles (163.86 km) SEChenega Bay Airport (NCN)Chenega, Alaska, United StatesView Chenega Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Chenega Bay Airport Set NCN as destination Airport Get more information about Chenega Bay Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110,548.05 miles (16,975.39 km) SPort Elizabeth International Airport (PLZ)Port Elizabeth, South AfricaView Port Elizabeth International Airport on a map View satellite image of Port Elizabeth International Airport Set PLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Port Elizabeth International Airport
210,529.32 miles (16,945.26 km) SSEGeorge Airport (GRJ)George, South AfricaView George Airport on a map View satellite image of George Airport Set GRJ as destination Airport Get more information about George Airport
310,523.35 miles (16,935.66 km) SPort Alfred Airport (AFD)Port Alfred, South AfricaView Port Alfred Airport on a map View satellite image of Port Alfred Airport Set AFD as destination Airport Get more information about Port Alfred Airport
410,490.11 miles (16,882.16 km) SEast London Airport (ELS)East London, South AfricaView East London Airport on a map View satellite image of East London Airport Set ELS as destination Airport Get more information about East London Airport
510,489.88 miles (16,881.78 km) SSECape Town International Airport (CPT)Cape Town, South AfricaView Cape Town International Airport on a map View satellite image of Cape Town International Airport Set CPT as destination Airport Get more information about Cape Town International Airport
610,388.84 miles (16,719.17 km) SMthatha Airport (UTT)Mthatha, South AfricaView Mthatha Airport on a map View satellite image of Mthatha Airport Set UTT as destination Airport Get more information about Mthatha Airport
710,342.20 miles (16,644.11 km) SMargate Airport (MGH)Margate, KwaZulu-Natal, South AfricaView Margate Airport on a map View satellite image of Margate Airport Set MGH as destination Airport Get more information about Margate Airport
810,274.45 miles (16,535.08 km) SLebakeng Airport (LEF)Lebakeng, LesothoView Lebakeng Airport on a map View satellite image of Lebakeng Airport Set LEF as destination Airport Get more information about Lebakeng Airport
910,269.87 miles (16,527.72 km) SSemonkong Airport (SOK)Semonkong, LesothoView Semonkong Airport on a map View satellite image of Semonkong Airport Set SOK as destination Airport Get more information about Semonkong Airport
1010,265.43 miles (16,520.56 km) SMafeteng Airport (MFC)Mafeteng, LesothoView Mafeteng Airport on a map View satellite image of Mafeteng Airport Set MFC as destination Airport Get more information about Mafeteng Airport
1110,264.67 miles (16,519.35 km) SLesobeng Airport (LES)Lesobeng, LesothoView Lesobeng Airport on a map View satellite image of Lesobeng Airport Set LES as destination Airport Get more information about Lesobeng Airport
1210,258.38 miles (16,509.23 km) SPietermaritzburg Airport (PZB)Pietermaritzburg, South AfricaView Pietermaritzburg Airport on a map View satellite image of Pietermaritzburg Airport Set PZB as destination Airport Get more information about Pietermaritzburg Airport
1310,255.80 miles (16,505.06 km) SKing Shaka International (DUR)Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South AfricaView King Shaka International on a map View satellite image of King Shaka International Set DUR as destination Airport Get more information about King Shaka International
1410,242.83 miles (16,484.19 km) SMoshoeshoe I International Airport (MSU)Maseru, LesothoView Moshoeshoe I International Airport on a map View satellite image of Moshoeshoe I International Airport Set MSU as destination Airport Get more information about Moshoeshoe I International Airport
1510,232.83 miles (16,468.10 km) SMokhotlong Airport (MKH)Mokhotlong, LesothoView Mokhotlong Airport on a map View satellite image of Mokhotlong Airport Set MKH as destination Airport Get more information about Mokhotlong Airport