|IATA: BTT – ICAO: PABT – FAA LID: BTT|
|Owner||State of Alaska DOT&PF|
|Elevation AMSL||647 ft / 197 m|
|Source: Federal Aviation Administration|
Facilities and aircraft
Bettles Airport covers 1,195 acres 1,195 acres (484 ha) which contains one runway designated 1/19 with a 5,190 x 150 ft (1,582 x 46 m) gravel surface. It also has two seaplane landing areas: 9W/27W which measures 1,500 x 1,200 ft (457 x 366 m) and 18W/36W which measures 2,000 x 1,200 ft (610 x 366 m).
For the 12-month period ending December 31, 2005, the airport had 4,150 aircraft operations, an average of 11 per day: 72% general aviation, 24% air taxi and 4% military. There are 11 aircraft based at this airport: 91% single-engine and 9% multi-engine.
Airlines and destinations
The following airlines offer scheduled passenger service at this airport:
|Arctic Circle Air||Fairbanks |
|Warbelow's Air Ventures||Fairbanks|
|Wright Air Service||Allakaket, Anaktuvuk Pass, Fairbanks |
On October 30, 1970, Douglas C-47B N99663 of Frontier Flying Service was written off in a landing accident. The aircraft struck three parked aircraft. It was on a cargo flight from Fairbanks International Airport, Alaska, to Ambler Airport, Alaska via Bettles. All four aircraft were substantially damaged.
- FAA Airport Master Record for BTT ( PDF), effective 2007-12-20
- "Fairbanks Schedule". Arctic Circle Air. April 24, 2006.
- "Flight Schedule". Wright Air Service. Retrieved June 15, 2012.
- "N99663 Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 29 July 2010.
- "NTSB Identification: ANC80FA008". National Transportation Safety Board. Retrieved 31 July 2010.
- FAA Alaska airport diagram (GIF)
- FAA Terminal Procedures for BTT, effective May 2, 2013
- Resources for this airport: