White Mountain Airport

White Mountain Airport
Airport typePublic
OwnerState of Alaska DOT&PF - Northern Region
ServesWhite Mountain, Alaska
Elevation AMSL267 ft / 81 m
Coordinates64°41′21″N 163°24′46″W / 64.68917°N 163.41278°W / 64.68917; -163.41278
WMO is located in Alaska
Location of airport in Alaska
Direction Length Surface
ft m
15/33 3,000 914 Gravel
Enplanements (2007)2,516

White Mountain Airport (IATA: WMO[3], ICAO: PAWM[4], FAA LID: WMO) is a state-owned public-use airport located one nautical mile (1.85 km) north of the central business district of White Mountain, a city in the Nome Census Area of the U.S. state of Alaska.[1]

As per Federal Aviation Administration records, this airport had 2,516 passenger boardings (enplanements) in calendar year 2007, a decrease of 11% from the 2,821 enplanements in 2006.[2]


White Mountain Airport covers an area of 82 acres (33 ha) at an elevation of 267 feet (81 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 15/33 with a 3,000 x 60 ft (914 x 18 m) gravel surface.[1]

Airlines and destinations

Bering Air Elim, Golovin, Nome[5]

Prior to its bankruptcy and cessation of all operations, Ravn Alaska served the airport from multiple locations.

See also


  1. ^ a b c FAA Airport Form 5010 for WMO PDF, effective 2009-07-02.
  2. ^ a b Preliminary CY 2007 Passenger Boarding and All-Cargo Data. Federal Aviation Administration. 2008-07-17.
  3. ^ WMO: White Mountain Airport, Alaska. Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 2008-09-21.
  4. ^ PAWM: White Mountain Airport, Alaska. AirNav.com. Retrieved 2008-09-21.
  5. ^ "Nome & Unalakleet Flight Schedule" (PDF). Bering Air. Retrieved Sep 10, 2022.

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