|IATA: NUI – ICAO: PAQT – FAA LID: AQT|
|Owner||North Slope Borough|
|Elevation AMSL||38 ft / 12 m|
|Source: Federal Aviation Administration|
Nuiqsut Airport (IATA: NUI, ICAO: PAQT, FAA LID: AQT) is a public use airport located in Nuiqsut, a city in the North Slope Borough of the U.S. state of Alaska. It is owned by North Slope Borough.
Although most U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, this airport is assigned AQT by the FAA and NUI by the IATA. The airport's ICAO identifier is PAQT.
Facilities and aircraft
Nuiqsut Airport has one runway designated 4/22 with a gravel surface measuring 4,343 by 90 feet (1,324 x 27 m). For the 12-month period ending December 31, 2005, the airport had 1,800 aircraft operations, an average of 150 per month: 83% air taxi, 11% military and 6% general aviation.
Airlines and non-stop destinations
|Era Alaska||Barter Island/Kaktovik|
|Frontier Flying Service||Barrow, Deadhorse/Prudhoe Bay|
|Hageland Aviation Services||Barrow, Deadhorse/Prudhoe Bay|
|1||Barrow, AK||1,000||Frontier Flying, Hageland|
|2||Deadhorse, AK||1,000||Frontier Flying, Hageland|
- FAA Airport Master Record for AQT ( PDF), effective 2009-07-02.
- "NUI / PAQT - Nuiqsut, Alaska". Great Circle Mapper. Retrieved 2009-08-07.
- "Alaskan ICAO Identifiers". Federal Aviation Administration. Retrieved 2009-08-07.
- "2007 Timetable" (PDF). Frontier Flying Service. Retrieved 2007-08-31.
- "2007 Scheduled Flights" (PDF). Hageland Aviation Services. Retrieved 2007-08-31.
- FAA Alaska airport diagram (GIF)
- FAA Terminal Procedures for AQT, effective March 6, 2014
- Resources for this airport: