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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Squaw Crossing.

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Around Squaw Crossing ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Tanana. It is located about 10 miles [16 km] to the northwest of Squaw Crossing. Tanana has a population of 240 people.<1>

The following is a sample of neighboring communities: Keep in mind 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
Manley Hot Springs   [Map]     E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Woodchopper   [Map]     E   22 miles [35.4 km]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airports Near Squaw Crossing ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Ralph M. Calhoun Meml.(TAL/PATA)   [Map]   TAL   WNW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Manley Hot Springs Airport(ICAO: PAML)   [Map]   MLY   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Rampart Airport(IATA:RMP)   [Map]   RMP   ENE   55 miles [88.5 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 Squaw Crossing.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Squaw Crossing. 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
Fairbanks Intl. (FAI/PAFA)   [Map]   FAI   E   116 miles [186.7 km]
Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl. (ANC/PANC)   [Map]   ANC   SSE   276 miles [444.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Ralph M. Calhoun Meml.(TAL/PATA)   [Map]   TAL   WNW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Manley Hot Springs Airport(ICAO: PAML)   [Map]   MLY   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Rampart Airport(IATA:RMP)   [Map]   RMP   ENE   55 miles [88.5 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.

Fairbanks Intl.   (FAI/PAFA)   [Map]
        Website for Fairbanks International Airport
        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
 
Ralph M. Calhoun Meml.   (TAL/PATA)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Manley Hot Springs Airport   (ICAO: PAML)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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

The official website for State of Alaska: alaska.gov/







Footnotes ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Squaw Crossing. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 65.0950, Longitude: -151.7819     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Squaw Crossing 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 Squaw Crossing), 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 Squaw Crossing.



 
 
 

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