East Alsek River
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:AK76
Lat/Lng: 59.1262847222, -138.408831944
59-07-34.6250N, 138-24-31.7950W
Estimated by FAA OE/AAA on 02/09/2016
Elevation: 39 feet Estimated by FAA OE/AAA on 02/09/2016
Magnetic Variation: 28E, (1985), [19E (2017)]
Sectional: JUNEAU
From City: 49nm 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: YAK NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Windsock in Fair Condition, Mounted on Spruce Tree and Partially Obscured by Other Trees.
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.900


Airframe Repair: None
Powerplant Repair: None
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None

Based Aircraft

Total: 0

Annual Operations

For year ending: 12/31/2015
AirTaxi: 50
Non-local GA: 50
Total: 100


Owner: Natl Park Service
Glacier Bay Natl Park, Po Box 137
Yakutat, Ak 99689
Manager: Natl Park Service
Glacier Bay Natl Park, Po Box 137
Yakutat, Ak 99689


Runways: 02/20

Runway 02/20

Length: 1500 feet
Width: 10 feet
Width of Path Cut Through Trees 80 Ft.
Surface: Grass / Sod, Fair Condition
End 02 End 20
Gradient: 0.3 Up
Elevation at End: 34.0' MSL 39.0' MSL
Objects: Trees Trees
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 0:1 0:1
Object Height: 40' AGL 37' AGL
Object Distance: 0' Along centerline
100'Left and Right of centerline
0' Along centerline
58' Right of centerline



Additional Remarks

Runway Used by Bears & Atv.
Cabin at Airstrip Maintined by US Forest Service.
Runway Safety Area Ground Rises and Falls Over 12 Inches; Maintain Center Line Control.
Turf Runway Soft & Wet in Spring and After Heavy Rains.

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