Shageluk Airport

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Shageluk Airport
Airport type Public
Owner Alaska DOT&PF - Northern Region
Serves Shageluk, Alaska
Elevation AMSL 79 ft / 24 m
Coordinates 62°41′32″N 159°34′09″W / 62.69222°N 159.56917°W / 62.69222; -159.56917
Direction Length Surface
ft m
16/34 3,400 1,036 Gravel
18W/36W 5,000 1,524 Water

Shageluk Airport (IATA: SHXICAO: PAHXFAA LID: SHX) is a state-owned public-use airport located one nautical mile (1.85 km) north of the central business district of Shageluk, a city in the Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area of the U.S. state of Alaska.[1]


Shageluk Airport covers an area of 148 acres (60 ha) at an elevation of 79 feet (24 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 16/34 with a gravel surface measuring 3,400 by 50 feet (1,036 x 15 m) (expanded from the prior size of 2,200 by 35 feet). It also has a seaplane landing area on the Innoko River designated 18W/36W which measures 5,000 by 1,000 feet.[1]



  1. ^ a b c FAA Airport Master Record for SHX (Form 5010 PDF), effective 2009-05-07.

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