Dillingham Airport

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For the airfield at Dillingham, Hawaii, see Dillingham Airfield.
Dillingham Airport
Airport type Public
Owner State of Alaska DOT&PF - Central Region
Serves Dillingham, Alaska
Hub for PenAir
Elevation AMSL 81 ft / 25 m
Coordinates 59°02′41″N 158°30′20″W / 59.04472°N 158.50556°W / 59.04472; -158.50556Coordinates: 59°02′41″N 158°30′20″W / 59.04472°N 158.50556°W / 59.04472; -158.50556
DLG is located in Alaska
Location of airport in Alaska
Direction Length Surface
ft m
1/19 6,400 1,951 Asphalt
Statistics (2011)
Aircraft operations 50,892
Based aircraft 53

Dillingham Airport (IATA: DLGICAO: PADLFAA LID: DLG) is a state owned, public use airport located two nautical miles (4 km) west of the central business district of Dillingham,[1] a city in the Dillingham Census Area of the U.S. state of Alaska. Scheduled passenger service is available at this airport.

As per Federal Aviation Administration records, the airport had 32,215 passenger boardings (enplanements) in calendar year 2008,[2] 29,374 enplanements in 2009, and 42,927 in 2010.[3] It is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a primary commercial service airport (more than 10,000 enplanements per year).[4]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Dillingham Airport covers an area of 620 acres (251 ha) at an elevation of 81 feet (25 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 1/19 with an asphalt surface measuring 6,400 by 150 feet (1,951 x 46 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending August 31, 2011, the airport had 50,892 aircraft operations, an average of 139 per day: 72% air taxi, 26% general aviation, and 3% scheduled commercial. At that time there were 53 aircraft based at this airport: 98% single-engine and 2% helicopter.[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

The following airlines offer scheduled passenger service at this airport:

Airlines Destinations
Alaska Airlines Anchorage
Grant Aviation King Salmon
PenAir Anchorage, Ekwok, King Salmon, Koliganek, Manokotak, New Stuyahok, Togiak, Twin Hills [5][6]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for DLG (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective April 5, 2012.
  2. ^ "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)
  3. ^ "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)
  4. ^ "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A" (PDF, 2.03 MB). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010.  External link in |work= (help)
  5. ^ "Mainline Schedule" (PDF). PenAir. February 29, 2012. Retrieved June 16, 2012. 
  6. ^ "Timetable" (PDF). PenAir. October 21, 2011. Retrieved June 16, 2012. 

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