Wainwright Airport code (AIN)

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Wainwright Airport is a public use airport located in Wainwright, a city in the North Slope Borough of the U.S. state of Alaska. The airport is owned by the North Slope Borough. The airport was built in 1957 to support the Distant Early Warning Line Radar station at Wainwright (LIZ-3). The station was logistically supported by the 711th Aircraft Control and Warning Squadron based at Cape Lisburne Air Force Station, although Point Lay was operated by civilian contract workers.

Airport Information

Airport Name: Wainwright Airport
Airport Keywords: Wainwright
Airport (IATA) Code: AIN


State: Alaska
Continent: North America
Full Location: Fort Wainwright, AK, United States


Latitude: 70.633330
Longitude: -160.033340
Elevation: 31 (Feet)

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