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Introduction ...

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

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Around Savonoski ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Ekwok. It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the northwest of Savonoski. Ekwok has a population of 120 people.<1>

The next largest community is Egegik. It is located about 39 miles [62 km] to the southwest of Savonoski and has a population of 110 people.

The following is a sample of nearby communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   DirectionDistance
King Salmon   [Map]     E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Levelock   [Map]     N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Naknek   [Map]     W   5 miles [8 km]
Portage Creek   [Map]     NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
South Naknek   [Map]     W   4 miles [6.4 km]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Savonoski ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
South Naknek Airport(WSN/KWSN)   [Map]   WSN   W   5 miles [8 km]
Naknek Airport   [Map]   5NK   WNW   5 miles [8 km]
King Salmon Airport(AKN/PAKN)   [Map]   AKN   ESE   8 miles [12.9 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.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Savonoski.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Savonoski. 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   ENE   201 miles [323.5 km]
Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl. (ANC/PANC)   [Map]   ANC   NE   291 miles [468.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
King Salmon Airport(AKN/PAKN)   [Map]   AKN   ESE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Dillingham Airport(DLG/PADL)   [Map]   DLG   WNW   62 miles [99.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
South Naknek Airport(WSN/KWSN)   [Map]   WSN   W   5 miles [8 km]
Naknek Airport   [Map]   5NK   WNW   5 miles [8 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
 
New Stuyahok Airport   (KNW/PANW)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Igiugig Airport   (IGG/PAIG)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
King Salmon Airport   (AKN/PAKN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dillingham Airport   (DLG/PADL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
South Naknek Airport   (WSN/KWSN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Egegik Airport   (EGX/PAII)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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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 Savonoski.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Savonoski. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 58.7172, Longitude: -156.8639     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Savonoski 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 Savonoski), 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 Savonoski.



 
 
 

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