Many Locations and Ever Expanding!

At this point, we have five active locations in Alaska. We are always doing our best to grow and increase the airports we are located in so we can better help the little ones.

You can help with this venture by donating books and or monetary donations. Below is a list of location and information for each location on how to donate books.

Current Locations

Ted Stevens Internation Airport

Anchorage, Alaska

This is our founding airport, and the largest in which we operate Read On the Fly bookshelves. Currently there are four shelves around TSAIA: A concourse near ticketing; A gates near Ravn Alaska; L gates near PenAir and Grant Aviation and the regional flight baggage claim area; and in the B concourse (post security) Nursery.

  • 4 Shelves

  • Terminal C

Fairbanks International Airport

Fairbanks, Alaska

Our second installment, Fairbanks has three shelves; near the Ravn gate; Gate 1 (post security); and in the hallway between ticketing and baggage, courtesy of Explore Fairbanks.

  • 2 Shelves

  • Terminal C

Ketchikan International Airport

Ketchikan, Alaska

  Two shelves are located in the Ketchikan airport; one pre and one post-security, thanks to the hard work of Alaska Airlines and a dedicated TSA employee.

  • 2 Shelves

  • Terminal C

Pioneer Field

Valdez, Alaska

   Thanks to the support of the Valdez community, a shelf was installed near the baggage claim in June 2017. Kids have a cozy nook to read with plenty of books.

  • 1 Shelf

  • Terminal C

Bethel Airport

Bethel, Alaska

   September 22, 2017 saw the installation of our first northwestern Alaska shelf, thanks to Ravn Alaska. Look for the shelf in the newly-remodeled Ravn terminal.

  • 1 Shelf

  • Terminal C



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Do you have books ready to give to Read On the Fly? Fill out the form below and we’ll contact you with donation information.

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