Ralph M. Calhoun Memorial Airport

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Ralph M. Calhoun Memorial Airport
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Summary
Airport type Public
Owner State of Alaska DOT&PF - Northern Region
Serves Tanana, Alaska
Elevation AMSL 236 ft / 72 m
Coordinates 65°10′28″N 152°06′34″W / 65.17444°N 152.10944°W / 65.17444; -152.10944Coordinates: 65°10′28″N 152°06′34″W / 65.17444°N 152.10944°W / 65.17444; -152.10944
Map
TAL is located in Alaska
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Location of airport in Alaska
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
7/25 4,400 1,341 Gravel
Statistics (2009)
Aircraft operations 3,100

Ralph M. Calhoun Memorial Airport (IATA: TALICAO: PATAFAA LID: TAL) is a state owned, public use airport located one nautical mile (1.85 km) west of the central business district of Tanana,[1] a city in the Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area of the U.S. state of Alaska.

As per Federal Aviation Administration records, the airport had 3,549 passenger boardings (enplanements) in calendar year 2008,[2] 3,298 enplanements in 2009, and 3,241 in 2010.[3] It is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a non-primary commercial service airport (between 2,500 and 10,000 enplanements per year).[4]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Ralph M. Calhoun Memorial Airport covers an area of 1,650 acres (668 ha) at an elevation of 236 feet (72 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 7/25 with a gravel surface measuring 4,400 by 150 feet (1,341 x 46 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending September 29, 2009, the airport had 3,100 aircraft operations, an average of 258 per month: 55% general aviation, 43% air taxi, and 2% military.[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

The following airlines offer scheduled passenger service at this airport:

Airlines Destinations
Arctic Circle Air Fairbanks [5]
Warbelow's Air Ventures Fairbanks[6]
Wright Air Service Fairbanks, Hughes, Huslia [7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for TAL (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective April 5, 2012.
  2. ^ "Enplanements for CY 2008" (PDF, 1.0 MB). CY 2008 Passenger Boarding and All-Cargo Data. Federal Aviation Administration. December 18, 2009.  External link in |work= (help)
  3. ^ "Enplanements for CY 2010" (PDF, 189 KB). CY 2010 Passenger Boarding and All-Cargo Data. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2011.  External link in |work= (help)
  4. ^ "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A" (PDF, 2.03 MB). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010.  External link in |work= (help)
  5. ^ "Fairbanks Schedule". Arctic Circle Air. April 24, 2006. 
  6. ^ Summer 2014 Schedule, warbelows, http://www.warbelows.com/scheduledservice/
  7. ^ "Flight Schedule". Wright Air Service. Retrieved June 15, 2012. 

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