St. George Airport (Alaska)

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St. George Airport
IATA: STGICAO: PAPBFAA LID: PBV
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner State of Alaska DOT&PF - Central Region
Serves St. George, Alaska
Elevation AMSL 125 ft / 38 m
Coordinates 56°34′38″N 169°39′49″W / 56.57722°N 169.66361°W / 56.57722; -169.66361Coordinates: 56°34′38″N 169°39′49″W / 56.57722°N 169.66361°W / 56.57722; -169.66361
Map
PBV is located in Alaska
PBV
PBV
Location of airport in Alaska
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
11/29 4,980 1,518 Asphalt
Statistics (2006)
Aircraft operations 264

St. George Airport (IATA: STGICAO: PAPBFAA LID: PBV) is a state owned, public use airport located four nautical miles (5 mi, 7 km) of the central business district of St. George,[1] a city on St. George Island in the Aleutians West Census Area of the U.S. state of Alaska. Scheduled passenger airline service is provided by Peninsula Airways (PenAir).[2]

As per Federal Aviation Administration records, the airport had 604 passenger boardings (enplanements) in calendar year 2008,[3] 610 enplanements in 2009, and 643 in 2010.[4] 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).[5]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

St. George Airport covers an area of 278 acres (113 ha) at an elevation of 125 feet (38 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 11/29 with an asphalt surface measuring 4,980 by 150 feet (1,518 x 46 m). For the 12-month period ending December 31, 2006, the airport had 264 aircraft operations, an average of 22 per month: 98% air taxi and 2% general aviation.[1]

Pilots are requested to avoid flights below 1000 feet above ground level from May 1 to October 31 in certain areas of St. George Island with active bird populations and seal rookeries.[1]

Airline and destinations[edit]

The following airline offers scheduled passenger service:

Airlines Destinations
PenAir Anchorage, St. Paul [2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for PBV (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective April 5, 2012.
  2. ^ a b "Mainline Schedule" (PDF). PenAir. February 29, 2012. Retrieved June 17, 2012. 
  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. 

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