Atqasuk Edward Burnell Sr. Memorial Airport

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Atqasuk Edward Burnell Sr. Memorial Airport
ATK-Aerial Map.jpg
IATA: ATKICAO: PATQFAA LID: ATK
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner North Slope Borough
Serves Atqasuk, Alaska
Elevation AMSL 101 ft / 31 m
Coordinates 70°28′02″N 157°26′08″W / 70.46722°N 157.43556°W / 70.46722; -157.43556Coordinates: 70°28′02″N 157°26′08″W / 70.46722°N 157.43556°W / 70.46722; -157.43556
Map
ATK is located in Alaska
ATK
ATK
Location of airport in Alaska
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
6/24 4,370 1,332 Gravel
Statistics (2006)
Aircraft operations 530

Atqasuk Edward Burnell Sr. Memorial Airport (IATA: [2]ATKICAO: PATQ[3]FAA LID: ATK) is an uncontrolled public use airport located one nautical mile (2 km) south of the central business district of Atqasuk,[1] a city in North Slope Borough, Alaska, United States. The airport is owned by North Slope Borough.[1]

As per Federal Aviation Administration records, the airport had 2,105 passenger boardings (enplanements) in calendar year 2008,[4] 2,107 enplanements in 2009, and 2,499 in 2010.[5] It is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a general aviation facility (the commercial service category requires at least 2,500 enplanements per year).[6]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Atqasuk Edward Burnell Sr. Memorial Airport resides at elevation of 101 feet (31 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 6/24 with a gravel surface measuring 4,370 by 90 feet (1,332 x 27 m).[1] For the 12-month period ending January 1, 2006, the airport had 530 aircraft operations, an average of 44 per month: 94% air taxi and 6% general aviation.[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

The following airline offers scheduled passenger service at this airport:

Airlines Destinations
Era Alaska Barrow[7]

Statistics[edit]

Carrier shares: January – December 2012[8]
Carrier Passengers (arriving and departing)
Hageland
4,180(100%)
Top domestic destinations: Jan. – Dec. 2012[8]
Rank City Airport Passengers
1 Barrow, AK Wiley Post/Will Rogers Memorial (BRW) 1,860
2 Wainwright, AK Wainwright Airport (AIN) 140
3 Anaktuvuk Pass, AK Anaktuvuk Pass Airport (AKP) 20

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e FAA Airport Master Record for ATK (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective November 15, 2012.
  2. ^ "IATA Airport Code Search (ATK: Atqasuk)". International Air Transport Association. Retrieved July 27, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Alaskan ICAO Identifiers". Federal Aviation Administration. Retrieved July 27, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Enplanements for CY 2008" (PDF, 1.0 MB). CY 2008 Passenger Boarding and All-Cargo Data. Federal Aviation Administration. December 18, 2009. 
  5. ^ "Enplanements for CY 2010" (PDF, 189 KB). CY 2010 Passenger Boarding and All-Cargo Data. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2011. 
  6. ^ "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A" (PDF, 2.03 MB). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010. 
  7. ^ Era Alaska Timetable (PDF). Retrieved April 17, 2011.
  8. ^ a b "Atqasuk, AK: Atqasuk Edward Burnell Sr. Memorial (ATK)". Bureau of Transportation Statistics. December 2012. Retrieved July 27, 2013. 

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