Waterfall Seaplane Base
|Waterfall Seaplane Base|
|IATA: KWF – ICAO: none – FAA LID: KWF|
|Owner||Waterfall Cannery Resort|
|Elevation AMSL||0 ft / 0 m|
|Source: Federal Aviation Administration|
Waterfall Seaplane Base (IATA: KWF, FAA LID: KWF) is a public-use seaplane base located in Waterfall on Prince of Wales Island in the Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area of the U.S. state of Alaska. It is owned by the Waterfall Cannery Resort.
Facilities and aircraft
Waterfall Seaplane Base has one seaplane landing area designated NW/SE which measures 10,000 by 1,000 feet (3,048 x 305 m). It is unattended and the dock is removed in winter months (October through March). For the 12-month period ending December 31, 2006, it had 1,600 aircraft operations, an average of 133 per month: 94% air taxi and 6% general aviation.
- FAA Airport Master Record for KWF ( PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective 27 Aug 2009.
- CY 2008 Passenger Boarding and All-Cargo Data (Preliminary). Federal Aviation Administration. Published 15 July 2009.