Hope Airport (Alaska)

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Hope Airport
Aerial view of airport from the south, 1996
Airport type Public
Owner Alaska DOT&PF - Central Region
Serves Hope, Alaska
Elevation AMSL 200 ft / 61 m
Coordinates 60°54′15″N 149°37′26″W / 60.90417°N 149.62389°W / 60.90417; -149.62389
Direction Length Surface
ft m
16/34 2,000 610 Gravel
Statistics (2011)
Aircraft operations 480

Hope Airport (FAA LID: 5HO) is a state owned, public-use airport located one nautical mile (2 km) southeast of the central business district of Hope,[1] in the Kenai Peninsula Borough of the U.S. state of Alaska. This airport is included in the FAA's National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a general aviation facility.[2]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Hope Airport covers an area of 62 acres (25 ha) at an elevation of 200 feet (61 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 16/34 with a gravel surface measuring 2,000 by 90 feet (610 x 27 m). For the 12-month period ending May 31, 2011, the airport had 480 aircraft operations, an average of 40 per month: 90% general aviation and 10% air taxi.[1]


  1. ^ a b c FAA Airport Master Record for 5HO (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective 25 August 2011.
  2. ^ National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015: Appendix A (PDF, 2.03 MB) Archived 2012-09-27 at the Wayback Machine.. Federal Aviation Administration. Updated 4 October 2010.

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