Airport Employees Receive American Association of Airport Executives Certification
(JUNEAU, Alaska) - Jesse VanderZanden, Fairbanks International Airport manager, and John Johansen, Engineering, Environmental and Planning Manager at the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport, recently earned the Certified Member designation from the American Association of Airport Executives.To earn this designation, candidates must demonstrate an in depth knowledge in a wide range of airport-related topics including management, Federal Aviation Administration and Transportation Security Administration regulatory requirements, property management and environmental regulations.
The Anchorage and Fairbanks airports comprise the Alaska International Airport System, an Enterprise System of the State of Alaska.
The aviation industry statewide provides 10 percent of all jobs and is eight percent of Alaska’s Gross State Product.More information about Alaska’s state-owned airports is available online at www.dot.state.ak.us/airport-portal.shtml .
Posted: May 11, 2010