Kaltag Airport

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Kaltag Airport
Airport typePublic
OwnerState of Alaska DOT&PF - Northern Region
ServesKaltag, Alaska
Elevation AMSL181 ft / 55 m
Coordinates64°19′08″N 158°44′29″W / 64.31889°N 158.74139°W / 64.31889; -158.74139Coordinates: 64°19′08″N 158°44′29″W / 64.31889°N 158.74139°W / 64.31889; -158.74139
KAL is located in Alaska
Location of airport in Alaska
Direction Length Surface
ft m
3/21 3,986 1,215 Gravel

Kaltag Airport (IATA: KAL, ICAO: PAKV, FAA LID: KAL)[2] is a state owned, public use airport located one nautical mile (1.85 km) southwest of the central business district of Kaltag,[1] a city in the Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area of the U.S. state of Alaska.


Kaltag Airport covers an area of 292 acres (118 ha) which contains one runway (3/21) with a gravel surface measuring 3,986 x 100 ft (1,215 x 30 m).[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

The following airlines offer scheduled passenger service at this airport:

Ravn Alaska Cargo Fairbanks [3]
Ravn Alaska Galena, Nulato[4]
Wright Air Service Nulato [5]

Top destinations[edit]

Busiest domestic routes out of KAL
(June 2010 - May 2011) [6]
Rank City Passengers Carriers
1 Alaska Galena, AK 1,000 Frontier Flying
2 Alaska Fairbanks, AK 1,000 Arctic Circle, Hageland


  1. ^ a b c FAA Airport Master Record for KAL (Form 5010 PDF), effective 5 July 2007.
  2. ^ Great Circle Mapper: KAL - Kaltag, Alaska
  3. ^ "Fairbanks Schedule". Arctic Circle Air. April 24, 2006.
  4. ^ "2007 Timetable" (PDF). Frontier Flying Service. Archived from the original (PDF) on July 30, 2007. Retrieved August 31, 2007.
  5. ^ "Flight Schedule". Wright Air Service. Retrieved June 15, 2012.
  6. ^ http://www.transtats.bts.gov/airports.asp?pn=1&Airport=KAL&Airport_Name=Kaltag,%20AK:%20Kaltag%20Airport&carrier=FACTS

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