Butte Municipal Airport

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Butte Municipal Airport
Airport type Public
Owner Butte Airman's Association
Serves Butte, Alaska
Elevation AMSL 64 ft / 20 m
Coordinates 61°31′49″N 149°01′03″W / 61.53028°N 149.01750°W / 61.53028; -149.01750
Direction Length Surface
ft m
7/25 1,806 550 Gravel
Statistics (2005)
Aircraft operations 860

Butte Municipal Airport (FAA LID: AK1) is a public-use airport located in Butte, Alaska.[2] It is five nautical miles (9 km) southeast of the central business district of Palmer, a city in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough of the U.S. state of Alaska.[1] The airport is privately owned by the Butte Airman's Association.[1][2]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Butte Municipal Airport has one runway designated 7/25 with a gravel surface measuring is 1,806 by 50 feet (550 x 15 m). For the 12-month period ending December 31, 2005, the airport had 860 general aviation aircraft operations, an average of 71 per month.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for AK1 (Form 5010 PDF), effective 2009-05-07.
  2. ^ a b "Community Profiles: Butte" (PDF). . May 2004.

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