Pilot Station Airport

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Pilot Station Airport
Airport type Public
Owner State of Alaska DOT&PF - Northern Region
Serves Pilot Station, Alaska
Elevation AMSL 305 ft / 93 m
Coordinates 61°56′04″N 162°53′58″W / 61.93444°N 162.89944°W / 61.93444; -162.89944Coordinates: 61°56′04″N 162°53′58″W / 61.93444°N 162.89944°W / 61.93444; -162.89944
Direction Length Surface
ft m
7/25 2,541 774 Gravel
Statistics (2005)
Aircraft operations 700

Pilot Station Airport (IATA: PQSFAA LID: 0AK) is a state-owned public-use airport located one nautical mile (2 km) southwest of the central business district of Pilot Station, a city in the Kusilvak Census Area of the U.S. state of Alaska.[1]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Pilot Station Airport covers an area of 103 acres (42 ha) at an elevation of 305 feet (93 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 7/25 with a 2,541 x 55 ft (774 x 17 m) gravel surface. For the 12-month period ending August 31, 2005, the airport had 700 aircraft operations, an average of 58 per month: 71% air taxi and 29% general aviation.[1]

Airlines and non-stop destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Ravn Alaska Bethel[2]

Top Destinations[edit]

Busiest domestic routes out of PQS
(July 2010 - June 2011) [3]
Rank City Passengers Carriers
1 Alaska Bethel, AK 2,000 Hageland


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