Alsek River
Yakutat, Alaska

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 09/14/2017 - 11/9/2017

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:A57
Lat/Lng: 59.1991333333, -138.445877778
59-11-56.8800N, 138-26-45.1600W
Estimated by FAA OE/AAA on 02/09/2016
Elevation: 53 feet Estimated by FAA OE/AAA on 02/09/2016
Magnetic Variation: 28E, (1985), [19E (2017)]
Sectional: JUNEAU
From City: 44nm SE of Yakutat


Use: Open to the public
Airspace Analysis: NOT ANALYZED
Estabd Prior to 1959.
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 05/1965
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Anchorage Center (ZAN)
FSS: Juneau FSS (JNU)
NOTAMs and Weather: JNU NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.900


Airframe Repair: None
Powerplant Repair: None
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Transient Storage: Tie-Down
Other Services: Cargo handling

Based Aircraft

Total: 0

Annual Operations

For year ending: 12/31/2015
AirTaxi: 100
Non-local GA: 100
Total: 200


Owner: Usfs Tongass National Forest
Usfs Yakutat Ranger District, Po Box 327
Yakutat, Ak 99689
Manager: Lee Benson
Usfs Yakutat Ranger District, Po Box 327
Yakutat, Ak 99689


Runways: 07/25

Runway 07/25

Length: 1860 feet
by State
Width: 12 feet
Surface: Grass / Sod, Fair Condition
Soft & Wet During Spring and After Heavy Rains.
End 07 End 25
Runway Markings: Nonstandard (Other Than Numbers Only), Runway 07/25 Non-Standard Mkgs: Threshold Marked with Yellow Plastic Pipes. Nonstandard (Other Than Numbers Only)
Gradient: 0.0 0.0
Objects: Tree Tree
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 1:1 0:1
Object Height: 16' AGL 41' AGL
Object Distance: 15' Along centerline
118' Right of centerline
0' Along centerline
90'Left and Right of centerline



Additional Remarks

Gully on Threshold Runway 06 Rcmd Touch Down in Front of Usfs Cabin.
Runway Uneven on Both Sides with Several Dips Over 12 Inches. Maintain Centerline Control During Landing and Take-Off.
Erratic Winds Off Mountain Range East of Runway.
Wildlife in Vicinity of Runway.

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