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The location of Aleksashkina









Introduction ...

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

This page contains five sections:

Around Aleksashkina ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Kodiak. It lies immediately north of Aleksashkina. Kodiak has a population of 6,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Port Lions. It is located about 20 miles [32 km] to the west of Aleksashkina and has a population of 190 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Aleksashkina and not the distance if you are going to drive.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Ouzinkie   [Map]   159   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirDistance
Aleneva   [Map]     NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Aleut Village   [Map]     NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Chiniak   [Map]     S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Port Wakefield   [Map]     NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Womens Bay   [Map]     SW   13 miles [20.9 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Aleksashkina ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Aleksashkina.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

Websites We Enjoy ...

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

For the State of Alaska

    Alaska Tourism
    Parks for Alaska

    Fishing in Alaska
    Hunting in Alaska


National Park Service (NPS) sites in Alaska

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 Aleksashkina ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Kodiak Muni. (FAA ID: KDK)   [Map]   NNW   Less than 2 miles
Kodiak Airport (KDK/PADQ)   [Map]   WSW   5 miles [8 km]
Ouzinkie Airport (IATA: KOZ)   [Map]   NNW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Port Lions Airport (IATA: ORI)   [Map]   WNW   19 miles [30.6 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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Aleksashkina.

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

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Homer Airport (HOM/PAHO)   [Map]   NNE   132 miles [212.4 km]
Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.  (ANC/PANC)   [Map]   NNE   248 miles [399.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Kodiak Airport (KDK/PADQ)   [Map]   WSW   5 miles [8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Kodiak Muni. (FAA ID: KDK)   [Map]   NNW   Less than 2 miles
Ouzinkie Airport (IATA: KOZ)   [Map]   NNW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Port Lions Airport (IATA: ORI)   [Map]   WNW   19 miles [30.6 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       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.   (ANC/PANC)   [Map]
  Website for Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kodiak Airport   (KDK/PADQ)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aleksashkina. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 57.7800, Longitude: -152.3553     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Aleksashkina 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>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Aleksashkina), 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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