Craig Seaplane Base

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Craig Seaplane Base
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IATA: CGAICAO: noneFAA LID: CGA
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner City of Craig
Serves Craig, Alaska
Elevation AMSL 0 ft / 0 m
Coordinates 55°28′44″N 133°08′52″W / 55.47889°N 133.14778°W / 55.47889; -133.14778Coordinates: 55°28′44″N 133°08′52″W / 55.47889°N 133.14778°W / 55.47889; -133.14778
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CGA is located in Alaska
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Location of airport in Alaska
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
N/S 10,000 3,048 Water
Statistics (2006)
Aircraft operations 2,254
Source: Federal Aviation Administration[1]

Craig Seaplane Base (IATA: CGA[2]FAA LID: CGA) is a public use seaplane base owned by and located in Craig,[1] a city in the Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area of the U.S. state of Alaska.

As per Federal Aviation Administration records, the airport had 5,844 enplanements (passenger boardings) in calendar year 2008,[3] 4,470 enplanements in 2009, and 4,368 in 2010.[4] It is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a non-primary commercial service airport (between 2,500 and 10,000 enplanements per year).[5]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Craig Seaplane Base has one seaplane landing area designated N/S with a water surface measuring 10,000 by 2,000 feet (3,048 x 610 m). For the 12-month period ending December 31, 2006, the airport had 2,254 aircraft operations, an average of 187 per month: 78% air taxi and 22% general aviation.[1]

Airlines and non-stop destinations[edit]

The following airlines offer scheduled passenger service:

Airlines Destinations
Pacific Airways Ketchikan [6]
Promech Air Ketchikan [7]
Taquan Air Ketchikan [8]
Carrier shares for January 2011 – December 2011[9]
Carrier   Passengers (arriving and departing)
Pacific
4,290(59.75%)
PM Air, LLC
2,630(36.69%)
Venture
260(3.55%)
Top domestic destinations (January 2011 – December 2011)[9]
Rank City Airport Passengers
1 Ketchikan, AK Ketchikan Harbor Seaplane Base (WFB) 3,000
2 Ketchikan, AK Ketchikan International Airport (KTN) 1,000

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c FAA Airport Master Record for CGA (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective May 31, 2012.
  2. ^ "CGA: Craig, Alaska - Craig SPB". Great Circle Mapper. Retrieved September 17, 2008. 
  3. ^ "Enplanements for CY 2008" (PDF, 1.0 MB). CY 2008 Passenger Boarding and All-Cargo Data. Federal Aviation Administration. December 18, 2009. 
  4. ^ "Enplanements for CY 2010" (PDF, 189 KB). CY 2010 Passenger Boarding and All-Cargo Data. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2011. 
  5. ^ "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A" (PDF, 2.03 MB). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010. 
  6. ^ "Flight Schedules: Effective July 1, 2012 through August 15, 2012.". Pacific Airways. Retrieved August 2, 2012. 
  7. ^ "Scheduled Flights: Effective July 1 ~ August 20, 2012". Promech Air. Retrieved August 2, 2012. 
  8. ^ "Summer Flight Schedule: Effective May 13 – September 15, 2012". Taquan Air. Retrieved August 2, 2012. 
  9. ^ a b "Craig, AK: Craig Seaplane Base (CGA)". Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS), Research and Innovative Technology Administration (RITA), U.S. Department of Transportation. December 2011. 

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