INTEX-B - General Info - Anchorage

Accommodations

HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS - ANCHORAGE AIRPORT
4411 Spenard Road
Anchorage, AK 99517
907.248.8848
907.248.8847 (fax)
hie@alaska.net
http://www.hieanchorage.com
http://www.ichotelsgroup.com/anchorageapt
Rate is $75.00 per night, plus tax.
Rate includes a complimentary continental breakfast, free local and toll-free calls, and Internet access.
All rooms are non-smoking.
Rooms include a microwave and refrigerator.
Group name: NASA INTEX
Group dates: 30 April - 15 May 2006. Note that the group rate will be extended to three days before and after the group dates, based on availability.
Cut-off date for reservations: 15 April 2006
Cancellation policy: Must cancel room in writing 7 days prior to arrival.

RESIDENCE INN - ANCHORAGE
1025 East 35th Avenue
Anchorage, AK 99508
907.563.9844
907.563.9636 (fax)
http://www.residenceinn.com
Rate is $95.00 per night, plus tax for studio or one-bedroom unit.
Rate includes a complimentary breakfast buffet, hospitality hour (Monday through Thursday), and high-speed Internet access.
Rooms include a fully equipped kitchen with full-size appliances.
Group name: NASA INTEX
Group dates: 30 April - 15 May 2006. Note that the group rate will be extended to three days before and after the group dates, based on availability.
Cut-off date for reservations: 1 April 2006
Cancellation policy: Must cancel 24 hours prior to arrival.

Car Rental

For those arriving in Anchorage on the DC-8, there will be a shuttle bus taking folks from the Kulis Air National Guard Base to the Anchorage Airport to pick up cars. We have not made any special arrangements with a particular vendor, so you are free to make reservations with the rental car agency of your choice.

For those arriving in Anchorage via commercial aircraft, we have not made any special arrangements with a particular vendor, so you are free to make reservations with the rental car agency of your choice.

For those transiting from Honolulu to Anchorage on the DC-8, note that most rental car agencies will drop you off at Hickam after you return your car to the Honolulu Airport. Please confirm that this service is available when you make your reservations so you will know if you need to make other arrangements.

Those traveling under SAIC are reminded to make their rental car reservations through SAIC wherever possible in order to take advantage of any discounts that they receive from their preferred vendors.

Shipping

Kulis Air National Guard Base
5005 Raspberry Road, Building 9
Anchorage, AK 99502
Attn: Quincy Allison / Your Team and/or Name
(650) 455-4964

Local Information

Kulis ANG: 5 miles WSW of downtown Anchorage; adjacent to ANC
Lat/Long: 61 N, 149 W
Getting There:
Multiple daily flights via Seattle (Alaska, Continental).
Daily non-stops through some hubs.
Average Spring weather: 28 - 43 F
Likelihood of sunshine: 51%
Time: AKST (GMT- 9)
Area code: 907
Per diem rates: $95 lodging, $81 M&IE per day (before 4/30).
$170 lodging, $89 M&IE per day (after 4/30).
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