Mountain Village Airport is a public-use airport that served and is located in the city of Mountain Village in the Wade Hampton Census Area of the U.S. state of Alaska. It is owned by the State of Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities (DOT&PF) - Northern Region. The airport can be found on the map using these coordinates: 62°05′43″N 163°40′55″W. It lies at an elevation of 337 feet or 103 metres above mean sea level.
Mountain Village, known as Asaacarsaq in Central Yup'ik, is a city in Wade Hampton Census Area, which is a part of the unorganised borough and therefore has no borough seat. Its largest community is the city of Hooper Bay, located on the Bering Sea coast. It is situated on the Yukon River near the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta. It had a population of 755 at the 2000 census. As per the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.3 square miles (11.3 square kilometres), all of which are land.
Services and Facilities
Mountain Village Airport has one gravel-surfaced runway directed 2/20, which measures 3,500 feet or 1,067 metres long. At present, the airport is being served by only one airline, Era Alaska, which flies passenger flights to and from Pilot Station and St. Mary’s airports, both located within the state. In order to reach farther destinations locally and internationally, it is recommended to book a connecting flight from the current areas served to larger, major airports such as Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport in Anchorage. It is served by a number of airlines, including Air Canada Rouge, Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Condor, Delta Air Lines, Ravn Alaska, Grant Aviation, Icelandair, JetBlue Airways, PenAir, Sun Country Airlines, United Airlines, US Airways, and Yakutia Airlines; flying to destinations including Adak, Barrow, Bethel, Chicago-O'Hare, Cordova, Deadhorse, Fairbanks, Honolulu, Juneau, Ketchikan, Kodiak, Kotzebue, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Nome, Portland (OR), Red Dog Mine, and Seattle/Tacoma.