Deadhorse Airport

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Deadhorse Airport
Prudhoe Airport
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Summary
Airport type Public
Owner State of Alaska DOT&PF - Northern Region
Location Deadhorse, Alaska
Elevation AMSL 64 ft / 20 m
Coordinates 70°11′41″N 148°27′55″W / 70.19472°N 148.46528°W / 70.19472; -148.46528
Map
PASC is located in Alaska
PASC
PASC
Location of Deadhorse Airport
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
5/23 6,500 1,981 Asphalt
Statistics (2016)
Aircraft operations 32,912
Based Aircraft 10
Passengers 82,100
Freight 32,000,000 lbs
Diagram of Deadhorse Airport. US FAA image. Not to be used for navigational purposes

Deadhorse Airport (IATA: SCCICAO: PASCFAA LID: SCC) is a public airport located in Deadhorse on the North Slope of Alaska. It can be accessed from Fairbanks via the Elliott and Dalton highways. It is near Prudhoe Bay and is sometimes also called Prudhoe Airport.

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Deadhorse Airport covers 6,506 acres (2,633 ha) and has one 6,500 x 150 ft. (1,981 x 46 m) paved runway (5/23).[1]

For the 12-month period ending August 22, 2008, the airport had 19,710 aircraft operations, averaging 54 per day: 54% general aviation, 28% air taxi, 18% scheduled commercial and 1% military.[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Alaska Airlines Anchorage, Barrow, Fairbanks
Alaska Airlines
operated by Horizon Air
Anchorage, Fairbanks (all end March 10, 2018)[2]
Ravn Alaska
operated by Corvus Airlines
Anchorage
Ravn Connect
operated by Hageland Aviation
Barter Island/Kaktovik, Fairbanks, Nuiqsut
  • Bristow Helicopters provides helicopter transportation services to the Alaska oil and gas and related support industries.

Statistics[edit]

Carrier shares: January – December 2016[3]
Carrier   Passengers (arriving and departing)
Alaska
50,550(61.57%)
Horizon
20,180(24.58%)
Hageland
6,140(7.48%)
Corvus
5,230(6.37%)
Top domestic destinations: January – December 2016[3]
Rank City Airport Passengers Carriers
1 Alaska Anchorage, AK Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport 32,820 Alaska, Ravn Alaska
2 Alaska Fairbanks Fairbanks International Airport 3,990 Alaska, Ravn Connect
3 Alaska Barrow, AK Wiley Post-Will Rogers Memorial Airport 2,210 Alaska
4 Alaska Kaktovik, AK Barter Island LRRS Airport 1,490 Ravn Connect
5 Alaska Nuiqsut, AK Nuiqsut Airport 1,310 Ravn Connect

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