|Owner||Alaska DOT&PF - Northern Region|
|Elevation AMSL||21.7 ft / 7 m|
Alakanuk Airport (IATA: AUK, ICAO: PAUK, FAA LID: AUK) is a state owned, public use airport located 2 nautical miles (3.7 km) west of the central business district of Alakanuk, a city in the Kusilvak Census Area of the U.S. state of Alaska.
As per Federal Aviation Administration records, the airport had 4,015 passenger boardings (enplanements) in calendar year 2008, 3,302 enplanements in 2009, and 3,213 in 2010. It is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a non-primary commercial service airport (between 2,500 and 10,000 enplanements per year).
Alakanuk Airport was moved to a new location in 2012; previously, it was located southwest of the town, at an elevation of 10 feet (3 m) above mean sea level. It had one runway designated 18/36 with a gravel and dirt surface measuring 2,200 by 55 feet (671 x 17 m). The new airport is at an elevation of 21.7 feet (6.6 m) above mean sea level, and has one gravel runway designated 16/34 with a gravel surface measuring 4,000 by 75 feet (1,219 by 23 m).
Airlines and destinations
The following airlines offer scheduled passenger service at this airport:
|Grant Aviation||Emmonak, Sheldon Point|
|Ravn Alaska||St. Mary's, Bethel, Kotlik, Mountain Village|
|Carrier||Passengers (arriving and departing)|
|Rank||City||Airport name & IATA code||Passengers|
|1||Emmonak, AK||Emmonak Airport (EMK)||1,260|
|2||Bethel, AK||Bethel Airport (BET)||840|
|3||St. Mary's, AK||St. Mary's Airport (KSM)||690|
|4||Kotlik, AK||Kotlik Airport (KOT)||80|
|5||Mountain Village, AK||Mountain Village Airport (MOU)||80|
- FAA Airport Master Record for AUK ( PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. effective January 4, 2017.
- "IATA Airport Code Search (AUK: Alakanuk)". International Air Transport Association. Retrieved July 27, 2013.
- "Alaskan ICAO Identifiers". Federal Aviation Administration. Archived from the original on July 28, 2009. Retrieved July 27, 2013.
- "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 September 27, 2012.
- "New Alakanuk Airport opens". The Tundra Drums. 40 (15). October 18, 2012. p. 1.
- "Alakanuk Airport Relocation". Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities. June 20, 2005. Archived from the original on February 4, 2012.
- "Annotated aerial photo of current and planned airports". WikiMapia. Retrieved September 17, 2008.
- FAA Airport Master Record for AUK Federal Aviation Administration. effective August 30, 2007.
- "Schedule". (retrieved January 10, 2017)
- "Alakanuk, AK: Alakanuk Airport (AUK)". Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS), Research and Innovative Technology Administration (RITA), U.S. Department of Transportation. December 2013. Retrieved January 10, 2017.
- Alaska FAA airport diagram (GIF)
- Topographic map from USGS The National Map
- Resources for this airport:
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