New Stuyahok Airport

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New Stuyahok Airport
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner Alaska DOT&PF - Central Region
Serves New Stuyahok, Alaska
Elevation AMSL 364 ft / 111 m
Coordinates 59°27′06″N 157°22′23″W / 59.45167°N 157.37306°W / 59.45167; -157.37306 (New Stuyahok Airport (new location))
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
14/32 3,281 1,000 Gravel
Statistics (2002)
Aircraft operations 950
Enplanements (2008) 781

New Stuyahok Airport (IATA: KNWICAO: PANWFAA LID: KNW) is a state-owned, public-use airport located one nautical mile (1.85 km) west of the central business district of New Stuyahok,[1] a city in the Dillingham Census Area of the U.S. state of Alaska. Scheduled airline service to Dillingham Airport is provided by Peninsula Airways (PenAir).[3]

As per Federal Aviation Administration records, this airport had 781 commercial passenger boardings (enplanements) in calendar year 2008, a decrease of 24% from the 1,031 enplanements in 2007.[2] New Stuyahok Airport is included in the FAA's National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems (2009–2013), which categorizes it as a general aviation facility.[4]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
PenAir Dillingham[3]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

New Stuyahok Airport has one runway designated 14/32 with a gravel surface measuring 3,281 by 98 feet (1,000 x 30 m).[1] The airport opened at its current location in 2006; previously it was 1 mile (1.6 km) to the east, at 59°26′56″N 157°19′41″W / 59.44889°N 157.32806°W / 59.44889; -157.32806 (New Stuyahok Airport (original location)), where it had an 1,800-by-50-foot (549 m × 15 m) runway designated 15/33.[5]

For the 12-month period ending July 31, 2002, the airport had 950 aircraft operations, an average of 79 per month: 74% general aviation and 26% air taxi.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for KNW (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective 27 Aug 2009.
  2. ^ a b CY 2008 Passenger Boarding and All-Cargo Data (Preliminary). Federal Aviation Administration. Published 15 July 2009.
  3. ^ a b 2009 Timetables. Peninsula Airways. Retrieved 3 Sep 2009.
  4. ^ FAA National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems: 2009-2013. Federal Aviation Administration. Published 1 Oct 2008.
  5. ^ Diagram of New Stuyahok Airport (GIF). Federal Aviation Administration, Alaska Region. 10 June 2004.

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