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PTH Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: PTH / PAPH
Airport Names:
  1. Port Heiden Airport
  2. Port Heiden Air Force Station
  3. Fort Morrow Army Airfield
Location: Port Heiden, Alaska, United States
GPS Coordinates: 56°57'33"N by 158°37'59"W
Area Served: Port Heiden, Alaska
Operator/Owner: State of Alaska DOT&PF - Central Region
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 95 feet (29 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Port Heiden Airport (PTH):

  • Beginning in 1958 the airport was used to support Port Heiden Air Force Station, a Cold War United States Air Force Distant Early Warning Line radar station.
  • The closest airport to Port Heiden Airport (PTH) is Chignik Fisheries Airport (KCG), which is located 44 miles (71 kilometers) S of PTH.
  • Port Heiden Airport (PTH) has 2 runways.
  • The furthest airport from Port Heiden Airport (PTH) is George Airport (GRJ), which is located 10,850 miles (17,462 kilometers) away in George, South Africa.
  • Port Heiden Airport is a state owned, public use airport located six nautical miles northeast of the central business district of Port Heiden, in the Lake and Peninsula Borough of the U.S.
  • In addition to being known as "Port Heiden Airport", other names for PTH include "Port Heiden Air Force Station" and "Fort Morrow Army Airfield".
  • Because of Port Heiden Airport's relatively low elevation of 95 feet, planes can take off or land at Port Heiden Airport at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.

Map of Nearest Airports from Port Heiden Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Port Heiden Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
144.35 miles (71.37 km) SChignik Fisheries Airport (KCG)Chignik, Alaska, United States.View Chignik Fisheries Airport on a map Set KCG as destination Airport Get more information about Chignik Fisheries Airport
244.93 miles (72.32 km) SChignik Lagoon Airport (KCL)Chignik Lagoon, Alaska, United StatesView Chignik Lagoon Airport on a map Set KCL as destination Airport Get more information about Chignik Lagoon Airport
346.43 miles (74.72 km) NEUgashik Bay Airport (UGB)Pilot Point, Alaska, United StatesView Ugashik Bay Airport on a map Set UGB as destination Airport Get more information about Ugashik Bay Airport
446.69 miles (75.14 km) SChignik Bay Seaplane Base (KBW)Chignik, Alaska, United States.View Chignik Bay Seaplane Base on a map Set KBW as destination Airport Get more information about Chignik Bay Seaplane Base
548.95 miles (78.78 km) SChignik Lake Airport (KCQ)Chignik Lake, Alaska, United StatesView Chignik Lake Airport on a map Set KCQ as destination Airport Get more information about Chignik Lake Airport
658.43 miles (94.03 km) NEPilot Point Airport (PIP)Pilot Point, Alaska, United StatesView Pilot Point Airport on a map Set PIP as destination Airport Get more information about Pilot Point Airport
760.49 miles (97.35 km) NEUgashik Airport (UGS)Ugashik, Alaska, United StatesView Ugashik Airport on a map Set UGS as destination Airport Get more information about Ugashik Airport
875.46 miles (121.44 km) SSWPerryville Airport (KPV)Perryville, Alaska, United StatesView Perryville Airport on a map Set KPV as destination Airport Get more information about Perryville Airport
996.70 miles (155.62 km) NNEEgegik Airport (EGX)Egegik, Alaska, United StatesView Egegik Airport on a map Set EGX as destination Airport Get more information about Egegik Airport
1098.71 miles (158.85 km) SWPort Moller Airport (PML)Cold Bay, Alaska, United StatesView Port Moller Airport on a map Set PML as destination Airport Get more information about Port Moller Airport
11116.68 miles (187.79 km) WSWNelson Lagoon Airport (NLG)Nelson Lagoon, Alaska, United StatesView Nelson Lagoon Airport on a map Set NLG as destination Airport Get more information about Nelson Lagoon Airport
12129.57 miles (208.52 km) NClarks Point Airport (CLP)Clarks Point, Alaska, United StatesView Clarks Point Airport on a map Set CLP as destination Airport Get more information about Clarks Point Airport
13134.54 miles (216.52 km) NNESouth Naknek Airport (WSN)South Naknek, Alaska, United StatesView South Naknek Airport on a map Set WSN as destination Airport Get more information about South Naknek Airport
14134.94 miles (217.16 km) SSWSand Point Airport (SDP)Sand Point, Alaska, United StatesView Sand Point Airport on a map Set SDP as destination Airport Get more information about Sand Point Airport
15136.14 miles (219.09 km) NNENaknek Airport (NNK)Naknek, Alaska, United StatesView Naknek Airport on a map Set NNK as destination Airport Get more information about Naknek Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Port Heiden Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Port Heiden Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110,850.22 miles (17,461.69 km) SGeorge Airport (GRJ)George, South AfricaView George Airport on a map Set GRJ as destination Airport Get more information about George Airport
210,843.02 miles (17,450.10 km) SCape Town International Airport (CPT)Cape Town, South AfricaView Cape Town International Airport on a map Set CPT as destination Airport Get more information about Cape Town International Airport
310,836.89 miles (17,440.25 km) SPort Elizabeth International Airport (PLZ)Port Elizabeth, South AfricaView Port Elizabeth International Airport on a map Set PLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Port Elizabeth International Airport
410,798.85 miles (17,379.02 km) SSWPort Alfred Airport (AFD)Port Alfred, South AfricaView Port Alfred Airport on a map Set AFD as destination Airport Get more information about Port Alfred Airport
510,755.74 miles (17,309.64 km) SSWEast London Airport (ELS)East London, South AfricaView East London Airport on a map Set ELS as destination Airport Get more information about East London Airport
610,646.44 miles (17,133.73 km) SSWMthatha Airport (UTT)Mthatha, South AfricaView Mthatha Airport on a map Set UTT as destination Airport Get more information about Mthatha Airport
710,582.57 miles (17,030.95 km) SSWMargate Airport (MGH)Margate, KwaZulu-Natal, South AfricaView Margate Airport on a map Set MGH as destination Airport Get more information about Margate Airport
810,540.87 miles (16,963.85 km) SKleinsee Airport (KLZ)Kleinzee, South AfricaView Kleinsee Airport on a map Set KLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Kleinsee Airport
910,538.89 miles (16,960.65 km) SMafeteng Airport (MFC)Mafeteng, LesothoView Mafeteng Airport on a map Set MFC as destination Airport Get more information about Mafeteng Airport
1010,535.13 miles (16,954.60 km) SSWSemonkong Airport (SOK)Semonkong, LesothoView Semonkong Airport on a map Set SOK as destination Airport Get more information about Semonkong Airport
1110,533.59 miles (16,952.13 km) SSWLebakeng Airport (LEF)Lebakeng, LesothoView Lebakeng Airport on a map Set LEF as destination Airport Get more information about Lebakeng Airport
1210,526.97 miles (16,941.47 km) SSWLesobeng Airport (LES)Lesobeng, LesothoView Lesobeng Airport on a map Set LES as destination Airport Get more information about Lesobeng Airport
1310,520.45 miles (16,930.98 km) SWild Coast Sun Airport (MZF)Mzamba, South AfricaView Wild Coast Sun Airport on a map Set MZF as destination Airport Get more information about Wild Coast Sun Airport
1410,520.45 miles (16,930.98 km) SAggeneys Airport (AGZ)Aggeneys, South AfricaView Aggeneys Airport on a map Set AGZ as destination Airport Get more information about Aggeneys Airport
1510,513.38 miles (16,919.60 km) SSWMoshoeshoe I International Airport (MSU)Maseru, LesothoView Moshoeshoe I International Airport on a map Set MSU as destination Airport Get more information about Moshoeshoe I International Airport