Wake Island Airfield code (AWK)

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Wake Island Airfield is a military airport located on Wake Island, which is known for the Battle of Wake Island during World War II. It is owned by the U.S. Air Force and operated by the 611th Air Support Group. The airfield primarily serves military flight activity within the Wake Island region; however, military presence is minimal at the current time. The runway can be used for emergency landings by commercial jetliners flying transpacific routes.

Airport Information

Airport Name: Wake Island Airfield
Airport Keywords: Wake Island Afld
Airport (IATA) Code: AWK


State: Washington
Continent: Oceanic
Full Location: Wake Island, WA, United States


Latitude: 19.279959
Longitude: 166.647706
Elevation: 18 (Feet)

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