Friday Harbor Airport

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Friday Harbor Airport
Friday Harbor Airport Logo.jpg
Aerial Friday Harbor Airport August 2009.jpg
Airport type Public
Owner Port of Friday Harbor
Serves Friday Harbor, Washington
Elevation AMSL 113 ft / 34 m
Coordinates 48°31′19″N 123°01′28″W / 48.52194°N 123.02444°W / 48.52194; -123.02444Coordinates: 48°31′19″N 123°01′28″W / 48.52194°N 123.02444°W / 48.52194; -123.02444
FHR is located in Washington (state)
FHR is located in the US
Location of airport in Washington / United States
Direction Length Surface
ft m
16/34 3,402 1,037 Asphalt
Statistics (2013)
Aircraft operations 45,927
Based aircraft 148

Friday Harbor Airport (IATA: FRDICAO: KFHRFAA LID: FHR) is a public use airport located just southwest of the town center of Friday Harbor on San Juan Island in the U.S. state of Washington. It is owned by the Port of Friday Harbor.[1]Friday Harbor is also the default airport of Microsoft Flight Simulator X, although Aircraft spawn in the air above the airport and must land there first.

Although most U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, this airport is assigned FHR by the FAA and FRD by the IATA.[2]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Beechcraft Model 18 carrying freight to Friday Harbor from the Washington mainland

Friday Harbor Airport covers an area of 145 acres (59 ha) which contains one runway (16/34) with a 3,402 x 75 ft (1,037 x 23 m) asphalt pavement. For the 12-month period ending May 31, 2011, the airport had 48,766 aircraft operations, an average of 134 per day: 42% local general aviation, 28% transient general aviation, and 30% air taxi. At that time there were 142 aircraft based at this airport: 95% single-engine and 5% multi-engine.[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]


Airlines Destinations
Kenmore Air Roche Harbor, Seattle–Boeing, Seattle/Lake Union
San Juan Airlines Anacortes, Bellingham, Lopez Island, Orcas Island, Tofino, Vancouver


Airlines Destinations
FedEx Feeder
operated by Empire Airlines


  1. ^ a b c FAA Airport Master Record for FHR (Form 5010 PDF), effective 2007-12-20
  2. ^ Great Circle Mapper: FRD / KFHR - Friday Harbor, Washington

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