Lake Hood Seaplane Base Identifier Combination
(Anchorage, Alaska) -- Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC) announces that effective October 17, 2013, there will be a single Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) airport identifier for all of Lake Hood: LHD. LHD will encompass both the lake and the gravel strip.
Previously, the gravel strip has been identified as a separate airport, Z41. Beginning October 17, 2013 the Z41 identifier will no longer be used and the gravel strip will be identified as RWY 14/32 at LHD.
Questions may be directed to the Lake Hood Seaplane Base Manager, Tim Coons at 907-266-2741 or via email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Questions for the FAA should be directed to the Lake Hood Air Traffic Control Tower 907-271-2700.
The Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities oversees 254 airports, 11 ferries serving 35 communities, 5,619 miles of highway and 720 public facilities throughout the state of Alaska. The mission of the department is to Keep Alaska Moving through service and infrastructure.