Dry Bay
Yakutat, Alaska

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 06/22/2017 - 8/17/2017

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:3AK
Lat/Lng: 59.1643333333, -138.488805556
59-09-51.6000N, 138-29-19.7000W
Estimated by STATE on 05/13/2013
Elevation: 33 feet Surveyed by STATE on 05/13/2013
Magnetic Variation: [19E (2017)]
Sectional: JUNEAU
From City: 44nm SE of Yakutat


Use: Open to the public
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 05/2013
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Anchorage Center (ZAN)
FSS: Juneau FSS (JNU)
NOTAMs and Weather: JNU NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Windsock 0.2 Miles N on the Riverbank at the Processing Plant.
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.900


Based Aircraft

Total: 0

Annual Operations

For year ending: 12/31/2015
AirTaxi: 800
Local GA (< 20 miles): 150
Non-local GA: 35
Total: 985


Owner: Glacier Bay National Park
P.O. Box 137
Yakutat, Ak 99689
Manager: Dry Bay District Ranger
P.O. Box 137
Yakutat, Ak 99689


Runways: 05/23

Runway 05/23

Length: 3600 feet
by State on 05/13/2013
Width: 170 feet
Surface: Gravel / Cinders / Crushed Rock / Coral/Shells / Slag, Fair Condition
End 05 End 23
Objects: Trees Trees
Object Clearance Slope: 0:1 0:1
Object Height: 40' AGL 42' AGL
Object Distance: 0' Along centerline
125'Left and Right of centerline
0' Along centerline
95'Left and Right of centerline



Additional Remarks

Helicopter Opers are Prohibited Without a Permit from the Glacier Bay National Park Superintendent.
Wildlife may be Present on the Runway.
Commercial Opers may Require a Commercial Use Authorization (Contact Glacier Bay National Park 907-697-2230).
SW End of Runway Beyond Threshold Has Soft Sand.
Runway Condition not Monitored; Recommend Visual Inspection Prior to Using.

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