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Permits - Business Activity & Ground Transportation

Business Activity Permit

photo FAI constructionA person must hold a current business activity permit before engaging in any of the following on the Airport:

  1. an aircraft maintenance or repair business;
  2. a business that performs aircraft ground handling services;
  3. a commercial fueling service;
  4. a valet parking service;
  5. tour reception in a department-operated terminal building;
  6. catering for in-flight meals;
  7. a mobile food service business;
  8. selling, offering for sale, or providing goods or services commercially to the general public in a department-operated terminal building or airport parking area, including use of terminal space for distribution of pre-ordered merchandise.



Leasing Office
6450 Airport Way, Suite 1
Fairbanks, AK 99709
Office location: Upper level of the terminal building
907-474-2513 (Fax)
email FAI Leasing

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Ground Transportation Permits

Commercial Passenger Vehicle Permit

To operate a commercial passenger vehicle business on an airport, a person must hold a current commercial passenger vehicle permit. Alaska Administrative Code: Title 17, Chapter 42 defines "commercial passenger vehicle" as follows:

  1. Taxicabs (metered fares)
  2. Shuttles (pre-arranged or flat-rate fares)
  3. Tour buses (pre-ticketed tour/excursions)
  4. Hotel courtesy vehicles (no charge)



Republic (Reef) Parking Systems
Del Watkins, Manager
6470 Old Airport Road

AOA Vehicle Permit

To request a Vehicle Permit for businesses currently authorized to operate vehicles in the Airport Operations Area (AOA), please complete the AOA Vehicle Permit Application below and submit to the Badging & Permits Office.

For vehicles that will be used on the AOA for less than three (3) months, request a Temporary Vehicle Permit.


Airport Operations
5195 Brumbaugh Boulevard
Fairbanks, Alaska 99709


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Fairbanks International Airport
6450 Airport Way
Fairbanks, Alaska 99709