Huslia Airport

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Huslia Airport
Airport type Public
Owner State of Alaska DOT&PF - Northern Region
Serves Huslia, Alaska
Elevation AMSL 213 ft / 65 m
Coordinates 65°41′52″N 156°21′05″W / 65.69778°N 156.35139°W / 65.69778; -156.35139Coordinates: 65°41′52″N 156°21′05″W / 65.69778°N 156.35139°W / 65.69778; -156.35139
HLA is located in Alaska
Location of airport in Alaska
Direction Length Surface
ft m
3/21 4,000 1,219 Gravel

Huslia Airport (IATA: HSLICAO: PAHLFAA LID: HLA) is a state-owned public-use airport located one nautical mile (1.85 km) east of the central business district of Huslia,[1] in the Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area of the U.S. state of Alaska.

Although most U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, this airport is assigned HLA by the FAA[1] and HSL by the IATA[2] (which assigned HLA to Lanseria Airport in Lanseria, South Africa[3]). The airport's ICAO identifier is PAHL.[4]


Huslia Airport covers an area of 203 acres (82 ha) at an elevation of 220 feet (67 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 3/21 with a gravel surface measuring 4,000 by 75 feet (1,219 x 23 m).[1] This replaced the former runway, which had the same designation and measured 3,000 by 60 feet (914 m × 18 m).[5]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

The following airlines offer scheduled passenger service at this airport:

Airlines Destinations
Arctic Circle Air Fairbanks [6]
Frontier Flying Service Galena[7]
Warbelow's Air Ventures Fairbanks, Hughes
Wright Air Service Fairbanks, Hughes, Tanana, Ruby [8]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for HLA (Form 5010 PDF), effective 2009-07-02.
  2. ^ "HSL / PAHL - Huslia, Alaska". Great Circle Mapper. Retrieved 2009-08-07. 
  3. ^ "HLA / FALA - Lanseria Airport, South Africa". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 2009-08-07. 
  4. ^ "Alaskan ICAO Identifiers". Federal Aviation Administration. Retrieved 2009-08-07. 
  5. ^ Annotated photo showing new runway under construction (JPG), FAA Alaska Region, June 2000.
  6. ^ "Fairbanks Schedule". Arctic Circle Air. April 24, 2006. 
  7. ^ "2007 Timetable" (PDF). Frontier Flying Service. Retrieved August 31, 2007. 
  8. ^ "Flight Schedule". Wright Air Service. Retrieved June 15, 2012. 

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