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Introduction ...

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

This page contains three sections:

Around Kaguyak ...

Airports Near Kaguyak ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<1>  NFDC<2>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Kodiak Airport(KDK/PADQ)   [Map]   ADQ   SE   76 miles [122.3 km]<3>
King Salmon Airport(AKN/PAKN)   [Map]   AKN   W   99 miles [159.3 km]
Homer Airport(HOM/PAHO)   [Map]   HOM   NE   113 miles [181.9 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.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Kaguyak.

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

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Homer Airport(HOM/PAHO)   [Map]   HOM   NE   113 miles [181.9 km]
Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl. (ANC/PANC)   [Map]   ANC   NE   225 miles [362.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Kodiak Airport(KDK/PADQ)   [Map]   ADQ   SE   76 miles [122.3 km]
King Salmon Airport(AKN/PAKN)   [Map]   AKN   W   99 miles [159.3 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.

Homer Airport   (HOM/PAHO)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.   (ANC/PANC)   [Map]
        Website for Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kodiak Airport   (KDK/PADQ)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
King Salmon Airport   (AKN/PAKN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Kaguyak. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Kaguyak) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kaguyak. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 58.5681, Longitude: -153.8983     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Kaguyak have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Kaguyak), 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 Kaguyak.



 
 
 

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