|Owner||State of Alaska DOT&PF - Central Region|
|Elevation AMSL||44 ft / 13 m|
Akhiok Airport (IATA: AKK, ICAO: PAKH, FAA LID: AKK) is a state owned, public use airport located one nautical mile (2 km) southwest of the central business district of Akhiok, a city in the Kodiak Island Borough of the U.S. state of Alaska.
As per Federal Aviation Administration records, the airport had 1,220 passenger boardings (enplanements) in calendar year 2008, 1,356 enplanements in 2009, and 1,209 in 2010. It is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a general aviation facility (the commercial service category requires at least 2,500 enplanements per year).
Scheduled passenger service was subsidized by the U.S. Department of Transportation via the Essential Air Service program until the end of March 2010, after which Servant Air began providing subsidy-free service.
Facilities and aircraft
Akhiok Airport resides at elevation of 44 feet (13 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 4/22 with a gravel surface measuring 3,120 by 50 feet (951 x 15 m). For the 12-month period ending December 31, 2006, the airport had 1,600 aircraft operations, an average of 133 per month: 94% air taxi and 6% general aviation.
Airlines and destinations
The following airlines offer scheduled passenger service at this airport:
|Island Air Service||Kodiak, Old Harbor |
|Servant Air||Kodiak, Old Harbor |
|Carrier||Passengers (arriving and departing)|
|1||Kodiak, AK||Kodiak Airport (ADQ)||560|
|2||Old Harbor, AK||Old Harbor Airport (OLH)||40|
|3||Larsen Bay, AK||Larsen Bay Airport (KLN)||10|
- FAA Airport Master Record for AKK ( PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective January 05, 2017.
- "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). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010. Archived from the original (PDF, 2.03 MB) on 2012-09-27.
- "Schedules". Island Air Service. Retrieved January 9, 2017.
- "Summer Schedule: Effective April 4, 2012". Servant Air. August 3, 2012.
- "Akhiok, AK: Akhiok Airport (AKK)". Bureau of Transportation Statistics. December 2015. Retrieved January 9, 2017.
- Essential Air Service documents (Docket DOT-OST-2007-0020) from the U.S. Department of Transportation:
- Order 2008-2-10 (February 6, 2008): selecting Servant Air, Inc. to provide subsidized essential air service (EAS) at Akhiok, Alaska, for the two-year period beginning when the carrier inaugurates scheduled passenger service pursuant to this order, at an annual subsidy of $51,079 for service to Kodiak with 5-seat Piper PA-32R-300 aircraft.
- Order 2010-2-15 (February 17, 2010): relying on Servant Air, Inc., to provide subsidy-free essential air service (EAS) at Akhiok and Karluk, Alaska, and terminating the carrier-selection case effective April 1, 2010, when the currently effective EAS contract at each community expires.
- Topographic map from USGS The National Map
- Airport diagram from FAA Alaska Region
- FAA Terminal Procedures for AKK, effective May 25, 2017
- Resources for this airport: