AK76
Airport
East Alsek River
Yakutat, Alaska

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 05/29/2014 - 7/24/2014

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks

Location

FAA Identifier:AK76
Lat/Lng: 59.1260944444, -138.406744444
59-07-33.9400N, 138-24-24.2800W
Estimated
Elevation: 20 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 28E, (1985), [20E (2014)]
Sectional: JUNEAU
From City: 49nm SE 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
Windsock in Fair Condition, Mounted on Spruce Tree and Partially Obscured by Other Trees.
Landing Fee: no

Communications

CTAF: 122.900

Services

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

Based Aircraft

Total: 0

Annual Operations

For year ending: 12/31/2009
AirTaxi: 50
Non-local GA: 50
Total: 100

Ownership

Owner: Natl Park Service
Glacier Bay Natl Park, Po Box 137
Yakutat, Ak 99689
907-784-3295
Manager: Natl Park Service
Glacier Bay Natl Park, Po Box 137
Yakutat, Ak 99689
907-784-3295

Runways

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: 0.0 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: 2:1 2:1
Object Height: 44' AGL 37' AGL
Object Distance: 113' Along centerline
126' Left of centerline
110' Along centerline
75' Left of centerline

Procedures

NOTAMs

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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