Craig Seaplane Base

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Craig Seaplane Base
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IATA: CGAICAO: noneFAA LID: CGA
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner City of Craig
Serves Craig, Alaska
Elevation AMSL 0 ft / 0 m
Coordinates 55°28′44″N 133°08′52″W / 55.47889°N 133.14778°W / 55.47889; -133.14778Coordinates: 55°28′44″N 133°08′52″W / 55.47889°N 133.14778°W / 55.47889; -133.14778
Map
CGA is located in Alaska
CGA
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Location of airport in Alaska
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
N/S 10,000 3,048 Water
Statistics (2006)
Aircraft operations 2,254

Craig Seaplane Base (IATA: CGA[2]FAA LID: CGA) is a public use seaplane base owned by and located in Craig,[1] a city in the Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area of the U.S. state of Alaska.

As per Federal Aviation Administration records, the airport had 5,844 enplanements (passenger boardings) in calendar year 2008,[3] 4,470 enplanements in 2009, and 4,368 in 2010.[4] 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).[5]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Craig Seaplane Base has one seaplane landing area designated N/S with a water surface measuring 10,000 by 2,000 feet (3,048 x 610 m). For the 12-month period ending December 31, 2006, the airport had 2,254 aircraft operations, an average of 187 per month: 78% air taxi and 22% general aviation.[1]

Airlines and non-stop destinations[edit]

The following airlines offer scheduled passenger service:

Airlines Destinations
Pacific Airways Ketchikan [6]
Promech Air Ketchikan [7]
Taquan Air Ketchikan [8]
Carrier shares for January 2011 – December 2011[9]
Carrier   Passengers (arriving and departing)
Pacific
4,290(59.75%)
PM Air, LLC
2,630(36.69%)
Venture
260(3.55%)
Top domestic destinations (January 2011 – December 2011)[9]
Rank City Airport Passengers
1 Ketchikan, AK Ketchikan Harbor Seaplane Base (WFB) 3,000
2 Ketchikan, AK Ketchikan International Airport (KTN) 1,000

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c FAA Airport Master Record for CGA (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective May 31, 2012.
  2. ^ "CGA: Craig, Alaska - Craig SPB". Great Circle Mapper. Retrieved September 17, 2008. 
  3. ^ "Enplanements for CY 2008" (PDF, 1.0 MB). CY 2008 Passenger Boarding and All-Cargo Data. Federal Aviation Administration. December 18, 2009.  External link in |work= (help)
  4. ^ "Enplanements for CY 2010" (PDF, 189 KB). CY 2010 Passenger Boarding and All-Cargo Data. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2011.  External link in |work= (help)
  5. ^ "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.  External link in |work= (help)
  6. ^ "Flight Schedules: Effective July 1, 2012 through August 15, 2012.". Pacific Airways. Retrieved August 2, 2012. 
  7. ^ "Scheduled Flights: Effective July 1 ~ August 20, 2012". Promech Air. Retrieved August 2, 2012. 
  8. ^ "Summer Flight Schedule: Effective May 13 – September 15, 2012". Taquan Air. Retrieved August 2, 2012. 
  9. ^ a b "Craig, AK: Craig Seaplane Base (CGA)". Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS), Research and Innovative Technology Administration (RITA), U.S. Department of Transportation. December 2011. 

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