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Welcome to the Alaska Airmen Association

Protecting, Preserving, and Promoting General Aviation since 1951.

A voice for you.

With more licensed pilots per capita than any state in the union, the Airmen includes over 2,000 members, one of the largest General Aviation communities in the country. Our mission is to promote aviation, enhance safety and support initiatives that benefit pilots and our growing aviation community. Whether you’re a veteran pilot or just discovered a passion for aviation, the Alaska Airmen Association is proud to welcome new members who share the wonders of flight in the Last Frontier!

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News & Updates

6.7 percent Growth in Air Cargo for Anchorage Airport in 2017

Posted: 9/21/18

Cargo Ranking: Up one spot to #5 in the world, remains #2 in the US

(ANCHORAGE, AK) — Airport Council International (ACI) released its Annual World Airport Traffic Report yesterday with 2017 numbers. Last year, more than 2.7 million tonnes of cargo transited through the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport.

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Runway Closure

LHD Gravel Strip Closure

Posted: 9/18/18

LHD Gravel Strip RWY 14/32 CLOSURE for Autumn Maintenance: Wednesday, 19 September 2018 0800-1600 (local)

Lake Hood Gravel Strip (Rwy 14/32) planned CLOSED for routine autumn maintenance Wednesday, 19 September 2018, 0800-1600 (local) (approx).The work includes routine cleanup, grading, etc. Please note: ANC access: Twy Victor work will be continuing with half-width operations during this time. Please use heighten caution for ongoing construction activities, potential detours or other hazards. As always time/dates subject to change, please check NOTAMs. Contact the LHD Office (907 266-2410) or 24/7 Arpt Ops (907 266-2600) for further information.

Advocating for You

Posted: 7/16/18

Your Association protects, preserves, and promotes general aviation in Alaska. Read about current aviation issues that we are tracking and working on your behalf, or contact us if you know of any new issues.

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Alaska Business Award

Posted: 7/13/18

The Alaska Airmen Association's Great Alaska Aviation Gathering and Airplane Raffle has won the St. Elias Award for Best Fundraising Event in Alaska by Alaska Business Monthly!

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Alaska’s Emerging Sector Series: Aviation & Aerospace

Posted: 7/13/18

"Focusing on the aviation and aerospace industries, the third installment in the Alaska Division of Economic Development’s five-part Emerging Sector Series highlights competitive advantages
and opportunities for growth."

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New Transponder Issue!

Posted: 7/11/18

The new July - Sept 2018 Transponder issue is here!

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Parking Lot Paving!

Posted: 6/1/18

The Anchorage Airmen Office has a freshly paved parking lot! The Airmen office is operating under normal business hours.