Robert (Bob) Curtis Memorial Airport

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Robert (Bob) Curtis Memorial Airport
Airport type Public
Owner State of Alaska DOT&PF - Northern Region
Serves Noorvik, Alaska
Elevation AMSL 55 ft / 17 m
Coordinates 66°49′03″N 161°01′20″W / 66.81750°N 161.02222°W / 66.81750; -161.02222
Direction Length Surface
ft m
6/24 4,000 1,219 Gravel
Enplanements (2007) 6,523

Robert (Bob) Curtis Memorial Airport (IATA: ORV[3]ICAO: PFNO[4]FAA LID: D76) is a state-owned public-use airport located one nautical mile (1.8 km) north of the central business district of Noorvik, a village in the Northwest Arctic Borough of the U.S. state of Alaska.[1]

As per Federal Aviation Administration records, this airport had 6,523 passenger boardings (enplanements) in calendar year 2007, a decrease of 5% from the 6,884 enplanements in 2006.[2]


Robert (Bob) Curtis Memorial Airport covers an area of 311 acres (126 ha) at an elevation of 55 feet (17 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway (6/24) with a gravel surface measuring 4,000 by 100 feet (1,219 by 30 m).[1]

Airlines and non-stop destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Bering Air Kiana, Kotzebue
Frontier Flying Service Kiana, Selawik[5]
Hageland Aviation Services Kiana[6]


  1. ^ a b c FAA Airport Master Record for D76 (Form 5010 PDF), effective 2008-09-25
  2. ^ a b Preliminary CY 2007 Passenger Boarding and All-Cargo Data. Federal Aviation Administration. 2008-07-17.
  3. ^ ORV: Noorvik-Curtis Memorial Airport, Alaska. Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 2008-09-21.
  4. ^ PFNO: Robert (Bob) Curtis Memorial Airport, Noorvik, Alaska. Retrieved 2008-09-21.
  5. ^ Frontier Flying Service: 2007 Timetable (PDF). Retrieved 31-Aug-2007.
  6. ^ Bering Air: Kotzebue Flight Schedule (PDF). Retrieved 31-Aug-2007.

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