Perryville Airport

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Perryville Airport
Airport type Public
Owner Alaska DOT&PF - Central Region
Serves Perryville, Alaska
Elevation AMSL 29 ft / 9 m
Coordinates 55°54′24″N 159°09′39″W / 55.90667°N 159.16083°W / 55.90667; -159.16083
Direction Length Surface
ft m
2/20 3,300 1,006 Gravel
Statistics (2005)
Aircraft operations 410
Enplanements (2008) 714

Perryville Airport (IATA: KPVICAO: PAPEFAA LID: PEV, formerly AK5) is a state-owned, public-use airport located one nautical mile (1.85 km) southwest of the central business district of Perryville, in the Lake and Peninsula Borough of the U.S. state of Alaska.[1] Scheduled airline service to King Salmon Airport is provided by Peninsula Airways (PenAir).[3]

As per Federal Aviation Administration records, this airport had 714 commercial passenger boardings (enplanements) in calendar year 2008, an increase of 5% from the 683 enplanements in 2007.[2] Perryville Airport is included in the FAA's National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems (2009–2013), which categorizes it as a general aviation facility.[4]

Although most U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, this airport is assigned PEV by the FAA and KPV by the IATA.[5]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
PenAir King Salmon[3]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Perryville Airport covers an area of 149 acres (60 ha) at an elevation of 29 feet (9 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 2/20 with a gravel surface measuring 3,300 by 75 feet (1,006 x 23 m). The airport is unattended.[1]

The airport's former runway was designated 3/21 and measured 2,467 by 50 feet (752 m × 15 m).[6]

For the 12-month period ending December 31, 2005, the airport had 410 aircraft operations, an average of 34 per month: 51% air taxi and 49% general aviation.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for PEV (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 6 Sep 2009.
  4. ^ FAA National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems: 2009-2013. Federal Aviation Administration. Published 1 Oct 2008.
  5. ^ Great Circle Mapper: KPV - Perryville, Alaska. Retrieved 6 Sep 2009.
  6. ^ Diagram for Perryville (AK5) (GIF). Federal Aviation Administration, Alaska Region. 10 June 2004.

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