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Introduction ...

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.<1> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Birches.

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

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

This page contains four sections:

Large Airports ...

Fairbanks Intl.  (FAI/PAFA) <2>   [Map]
167 miles [268.8 km]<3> miles to the east of Birches.

Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.  (ANC/PANC)   [Map]
295 miles [474.8 km] miles to the south southeast of Birches.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service ...

General Aviation Airports ...

Ralph M. Calhoun Meml. (TAL/PATA)   [Map]
42 miles [67.6 km] miles to the east of Birches.

Additional Airport Informations ...

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Satellite [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: FAIICAO: PAFA

Website for Fairbanks International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Satellite [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: ANCICAO: PANC

Website for Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Satellite [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: GALICAO: PAGA

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Satellite [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: TALICAO: PATA

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Alaska

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Birches), 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.
<2>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.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Birches) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Birches. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 65.1350, Longitude: -153.5567     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Birches have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).




 

 

 

 

 


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This page was last modified: 30 Dec 2019