Aniak Airport

Aniak Airport Runway Shift

The Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities (DOT&PF), in cooperation with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), proposes to improve the Aniak Airport by:

  • Construct a new runway 261 feet south of the existing runway;
  • Relocate the road and upgrade drainages around the west end of the new runway;
  • Remove all buildings on the east end of the new runway;
  • Install fencing;
  • Relocate FAA Navigational Aids;
  • Remove obstructions to visibility and safe navigation (including tree clearing);
  • Relocate electrical and telephone lines to support the new facility;
  • Resurface aprons and taxiway; and
  • Property rights acquisition – Interagency Land Management Agreement (ILMA) for west Runway Protection Zone.


Aniak on the water