False Pass Airport
|False Pass Airport|
|IATA: KFP – ICAO: PAKF – FAA LID: KFP|
|Owner||Alaska DOT&PF - Central Region|
|Serves||False Pass, Alaska|
|Elevation AMSL||20 ft / 6 m|
|Source: Federal Aviation Administration|
False Pass Airport (IATA: KFP, ICAO: PAKF, FAA LID: KFP) is a state owned, public use airport located in False Pass, a city in the Aleutians East Borough of the U.S. state of Alaska. Scheduled airline service to Cold Bay Airport is provided by Peninsula Airways (PenAir).
As per Federal Aviation Administration records, the airport had 505 passenger boardings (enplanements) in calendar year 2008, 482 enplanements in 2009, and 321 in 2010. It is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a general aviation airport (the commercial service category requires at least 2,500 enplanements per year).
Facilities and aircraft
False Pass Airport covers an area of 20 acres (8 ha) at an elevation of 20 feet (6 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 13/31 with a gravel surface measuring 2,100 by 75 feet (640 x 23 m). For the 12-month period ending December 31, 2005, the airport had 1,050 aircraft operations, an average of 87 per month: 52% general aviation and 48% air taxi.
Airlines and destinations
The following airlines offer scheduled passenger service at this airport:
|PenAir||Cold Bay |
- FAA Airport Master Record for KFP ( PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective April 5, 2012.
- "Timetable" (PDF). PenAir. October 21, 2011. Retrieved June 17, 2012.
- "Enplanements for CY 2008" (PDF, 1.0 MB). CY 2008 Passenger Boarding and All-Cargo Data. Federal Aviation Administration. December 18, 2009.
- "Enplanements for CY 2010" (PDF, 189 KB). CY 2010 Passenger Boarding and All-Cargo Data. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2011.
- "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A" (PDF, 2.03 MB). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010.