- Five Mile Airport
Five Mile Airport
Five Mile Camp Airport
IATA: FMC – ICAO: PAFV – FAA LID: FVM Summary Airport type Private Owner BLM - Pipeline Office Operator Alyeska Pipeline Co. Location Five Mile, Alaska Elevation AMSL 510 ft / 155 m Coordinates Runways Direction Length Surface ft m 11/29 2,700 823 Gravel Statistics (1994) Aircraft operations 200 Source: Federal Aviation Administration
Five Mile Airport (IATA: FMC, ICAO: PAFV, FAA LID: FVM) is a private-use airport located in Five Mile (or Five Mile Camp) in the U.S. state of Alaska. The airport is owned by the United States Bureau of Land Management (BLM) - Pipeline Office and managed by the Alyeska Pipeline Company. It is also known as Five Mile Camp Airport.
Although most U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, this airport is assigned FVM by the FAA and FMC by the IATA. The airport's ICAO identifier is PAFV.
Facilities and aircraft
Five Mile Airport has one runway designated 11/29 with a gravel surface measuring 2,700 by 75 feet (823 x 23 m). For the 12-month period ending August 30, 1994, the airport had 200 general aviation aircraft operations, an average of 16 per month.
- ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for FVM ( PDF), effective 2009-07-02.
- ^ Wind Resource Assessment Data. Alaska Energy Authority.
- ^ Great Circle Mapper: FMC / PAFV - Five Mile, Alaska
- ^ "Alaskan ICAO Identifiers". Federal Aviation Administration. http://www.faa.gov/air_traffic/publications/atpubs/LID/L_G2.htm. Retrieved 2009-08-07.
- Aerial view of Five Mile Camp, with landing strip at left, during Trans-Alaska Pipeline construction, five miles north of Yukon River in Interior Alaska. Dec. 19, 1974.
- FAA Alaska airport diagram (GIF)
- Resources for this airport:
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