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Introduction ...

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

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Around Telida ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Nikolai. It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the southwest of Telida. Nikolai has a population of 91 people.<1>

The following is a sample of neighboring communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Telida and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   DirectionDistance
Lake Minchumina   [Map]     NE   45 miles [72.4 km]

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights to see and places to visit:

For the State of Alaska

    Alaska Tourism
    Alaska Parks

    Fishing in Alaska
    Hunting in Alaska


National Park System (NPS) - Parks, Monuments & Preserves

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Alaska

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Alaska

Airports Near Telida ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Telida Airport   [Map]   2K5   NNE   Less than 2 miles
Nikolai Airport(NIB/PAFS)   [Map]   FSP   SW   41 miles [66 km]
Minchumina Airport(MHM/LMA/PAMH)   [Map]   MHM   NE   45 miles [72.4 km]
McGrath Airport(MCG/PAMC)   [Map]   MCG   WSW   78 miles [125.5 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 Telida.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Telida. 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
Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl. (ANC/PANC)   [Map]   ANC   SE   185 miles [297.7 km]
Fairbanks Intl. (FAI/PAFA)   [Map]   FAI   ENE   191 miles [307.4 km]
Homer Airport(HOM/PAHO)   [Map]   HOM   SSE   264 miles [424.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
McGrath Airport(MCG/PAMC)   [Map]   MCG   WSW   78 miles [125.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Telida Airport   [Map]   2K5   NNE   Less than 2 miles
Nikolai Airport(NIB/PAFS)   [Map]   FSP   SW   41 miles [66 km]
Minchumina Airport(MHM/LMA/PAMH)   [Map]   MHM   NE   45 miles [72.4 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.

Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.   (ANC/PANC)   [Map]
        Website for Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Fairbanks Intl.   (FAI/PAFA)   [Map]
        Website for Fairbanks International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Homer Airport   (HOM/PAHO)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
McGrath Airport   (MCG/PAMC)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Nikolai Airport   (NIB/PAFS)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Minchumina Airport   (MHM/LMA/PAMH)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Telida. 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 Telida.

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Telida. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Telida

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Telida. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 63.3839, Longitude: -153.2822     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Telida 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 Telida), 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 Telida.



 
 
 

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