False Pass Airport

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False Pass Airport
Airport type Public
Owner Alaska DOT&PF - Central Region
Serves False Pass, Alaska
Elevation AMSL 20 ft / 6 m
Coordinates 54°50′51″N 163°24′37″W / 54.84750°N 163.41028°W / 54.84750; -163.41028Coordinates: 54°50′51″N 163°24′37″W / 54.84750°N 163.41028°W / 54.84750; -163.41028
KFP is located in Alaska
Location of airport in Alaska
Direction Length Surface
ft m
14/32 2,150 655 Gravel
Statistics (2016)
Aircraft operations (2015) 1,050
Based Aircraft (2017) 0
Passengers 677
Freight 57,000 lbs

False Pass Airport (IATA: KFPICAO: PAKFFAA LID: KFP) is a state owned, public use airport in False Pass,[1] a city in the Aleutians East Borough of the U.S. state of Alaska. Scheduled airline service to Cold Bay Airport and Akutan Airport is provided by Grant Aviation

As per Federal Aviation Administration records, the airport had 505 passenger boardings (enplanements) in calendar year 2008,[3] 482 enplanements in 2009, and 321 in 2010.[4] It is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a general aviation airport (the commercial service category requires at least 2,500 enplanements per year).[5]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

False Pass Airport covers 20 acres (8 ha) at an elevation of 20 feet (6 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 13/31 with a gravel surface measuring 2,100 by 75 feet (640 x 23 m). For the 12-month period ending December 31, 2005, the airport had 1,050 aircraft operations, an average of 87 per month: 52% general aviation and 48% air taxi.[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

The following airlines offer scheduled passenger service at this airport:

Airlines Destinations
Grant Aviation Akutan, Cold Bay[6]


Top domestic destinations: January – December 2016[2]
Rank City Airport Passengers
1 Alaska Cold Bay, AK Cold Bay Airport 340
2 Alaska Akutan, AK Akutan Airport 10


  1. ^ a b c FAA Airport Master Record for KFP (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective April 27, 2017.
  2. ^ a b "Akiak, AK: Akiak (AKI)". Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS), Research and Innovative Technology Administration (RITA), U.S. Department of Transportation. December 2016. Retrieved May 11, 2017. 
  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 2012-09-27.  External link in |work= (help)
  6. ^ "Grant Aviation Schedule".  (retrieved May 11, 2017)

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