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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Ikatan.

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Around Ikatan ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is King Cove. It is located about 44 miles [70 km] to the northeast of Ikatan. King Cove has a population of 1,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Cold Bay. It is located about 39 miles [62 km] to the northeast of Ikatan and has a population of 120 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Ikatan and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
False Pass   [Map]   40   N   9 miles [14.5 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Pauloff Harbor   [Map]     SE   31 miles [49.9 km]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Ikatan.

We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ikatan. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Airports Near Ikatan ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Ikatan.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
False Pass Airport(KFP/PAKF)   [Map]   KFP   NNW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Cold Bay Airport(CDB/PACD)   [Map]   CDB   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
King Cove Airport(KVC/PAVC)   [Map]   KVC   ENE   48 miles [77.2 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Ikatan.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Ikatan. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Cold Bay Airport(CDB/PACD)   [Map]   CDB   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Sand Pt. Airport(SDP/PASD)   [Map]   SDP   ENE   116 miles [186.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
False Pass Airport(KFP/PAKF)   [Map]   KFP   NNW   7 miles [11.3 km]
King Cove Airport(KVC/PAVC)   [Map]   KVC   ENE   48 miles [77.2 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Cold Bay Airport   (CDB/PACD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sand Pt. Airport   (SDP/PASD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
False Pass Airport   (KFP/PAKF)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
King Cove Airport   (KVC/PAVC)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ikatan. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ikatan.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in Ikatan. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ikatan) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ikatan. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.7500, Longitude: -163.3083     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ikatan have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Ikatan), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Ikatan.



 
 
 

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