Chevak Airport

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Chevak Airport
Diagram of Chevak Airport in Chevak, Alaska.png
Airport type Public
Owner State of Alaska DOT&PF - Central Region
Location Chevak, Alaska
Elevation AMSL 75 ft / 23 m
Coordinates 61°32′27″N 165°36′03″W / 61.54083°N 165.60083°W / 61.54083; -165.60083
Direction Length Surface
ft m
2/20 3,220 981 Gravel
Statistics (2015)
Based Aircraft 0
Passengers 12,115
Freight 1,912,000 lbs

Chevak Airport (IATA: VAKICAO: PAVAFAA LID: VAK) is a public airport located one mile (1.6 km) north of the central business district of Chevak, a city in the Kusilvak Census Area of the U.S. state of Alaska. The airport is owned by the state.[1]


Chevak Airport has one runway and one seaplane landing area:[1]

  • Runway 14/32: 2,680 x 50 ft. (817 x 15 m), Surface: Gravel
  • Runway 18W/36W: 2,000 x 400 ft. (610 x 122 m), Surface: Water

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Grant Aviation Bethel, Hooper Bay[2]
Ravn Connect
operated by Hageland


Carrier shares: January – December 2015[4]
Carrier   Passengers (arriving and departing)

Top Destinations[edit]

Top domestic destinations: January – December 2015[4]
Rank City Airport Passengers Carriers
1 Alaska Bethel, AK Bethel Airport 4,870 Grant, Hageland
2 Alaska Hooper Bay, AK Hooper Bay Airport 780 Grant
3 Alaska Scammon Bay, AK Scammon Bay Airport 190
4 Alaska Newtok, AK Newtok Airport 70
5 Alaska St. Mary's, AK St. Mary's Airport 50
6 Alaska Chefornak, AK Chefornak Airport 10
Alaska Platinum, AK Platinum Airport 10
Alaska Emmonak, AK Emmonak Airport 10
Alaska Unalakleet, AK Unalakleet Airport 10
Alaska Eek, AK Eek Airport 10


  1. ^ a b c FAA Airport Master Record for VAK (Form 5010 PDF), January 5, 2017
  2. ^ "Grant Aviation Schedule".  (retrieved January 15, 2017)
  3. ^ "Ravn Alaska Destinations".  (retrieved January 9, 2017)
  4. ^ a b "Chevak, AK: Chevak (VAK)". Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS), Research and Innovative Technology Administration (RITA), U.S. Department of Transportation. December 2015. Retrieved January 15, 2017. 

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