A68
Airport
Situk
Yakutat, Alaska

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 07/24/2014 - 9/18/2014

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks

Location

FAA Identifier:A68
Lat/Lng: 59.5516441667, -139.509187778
59-33-05.9190N, 139-30-33.0760W
Estimated
Elevation: 50 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 28E, (1985), [20E (2014)]
Sectional: JUNEAU
From City: 7nm NE of Yakutat

Operations

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: YAK NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Landing Fee: no

Communications

CTAF: 123.600

Services

Airframe Repair: None
Powerplant Repair: None
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Transient Storage: Tie-Down
Deteriorated Rubber Tires Used As Tie Downs.
Other Services: Cargo handling

Based Aircraft

Total: 0

Annual Operations

For year ending: 12/31/2009
AirTaxi: 80
Non-local GA: 50
Total: 130

Ownership

Owner: Usfs Tongass National Forest
Usfs Yakutat Ranger District, Po Box 327
Yakutat, Ak 99689
907-784-3359
Manager: Usfs Tongass National Forest
Usfs Yakutat Ranger District, Po Box 327
Yakutat, Ak 99689
907-784-3359

Runways

Runways: 13/31

Runway 13/31

Length: 2150 feet
Width: 10 feet
20 Ft Usable, 10 Ft Either Side of Centerline. Remainder Either Side Soft.
Surface: Grass / Sod, Poor Condition
7 Ft Level Along Each Side of Runway Centerline. Remainder 4 Inches Higher, Soft & Uneven. Some Ruts Over 12 Inches; Standing Water After Rain.
End 13 End 31
Runway Markings: Nonstandard (Other Than Numbers Only), Runway 13/31 Non-Standard Mkgs: Threshold Marked with Yellow Plastic Pipes. Nonstandard (Other Than Numbers Only)
Gradient: 0.3 0.3
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: 2:1 4:1
Object Height: 100' AGL 118' AGL
Object Distance: 200' Along centerline
123' Left of centerline
525' Along centerline
132' Left of centerline

Procedures

NOTAMs

Additional Remarks

Runway Safety Area 75 Ft Wide Full Length with Ground Rising and Falling Over 12 Inches. Maintain Centerline Control.
Trees Between 50 Ft -120 Ft Border Airstrip Safety Area.
Numerous Bald Eagles Fish and Mate Above Runway.

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