Grand Canyon West Airport
|Grand Canyon West Airport|
|Owner||The Hualapai Indian Tribe|
|Serves||Grand Canyon West|
|Location||60 miles (97 km) northwest of Peach Springs, Arizona|
|Elevation AMSL||4,825 ft / 1,471 m|
Grand Canyon West Airport (IATA: GCW, FAA LID: 1G4) is a public airport 60 miles (97 km) northwest of Peach Springs, in Mohave County, Arizona. It is owned and operated by the Hualapai tribe and is on the Hualapai Indian Reservation.
Federal Aviation Administration records say the airport had 71,316 commercial passenger boardings (enplanements) in calendar year 2011 and 147,794 in 2012. The FAA's National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2007–2011 classified it as commercial service - primary because it has over 10,000 passenger boardings per year.
Plane, helicopter and bus tours are offered. The bus tours stop at Hualapai Ranch, Eagle Point and Guano Point. Eagle Point is home to the Grand Canyon Skywalk.
- FAA Airport Master Record for 1G4 ( PDF), effective 2007-07-05
- "Enplanements at All Commercial Service Airports (by Rank) (PDF)" (PDF). US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Retrieved 15 October 2013.
- FAA National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems: 2007-2011
- "Grand Canyon West | Hualapai Indian Reservation : SkyWalk". Arizona Leisure. Retrieved 15 October 2013.