Cape Decision Lighthouse
Cape Decision, 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:CDE
Lat/Lng: 56.0021130556, -134.135339167
56-00-07.6070N, 134-08-07.2210W
Elevation: 34 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 26E, (1985), [19E (2017)]
Sectional: JUNEAU
From City: in Cape Decision Heliport Adjacent Cg Light Station & 26 Mi SE of Port Alexander.


Use: Private
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 05/1967
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Anchorage Center (ZAN)
FSS: Sitka FSS (SIT)
NOTAMs and Weather: AHP
Wind Indicator: None
Beacon: Marine Light Located at Heliport.
Landing Fee: no



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

Based Aircraft

Total: 0

Annual Operations

Military Operations: 75
Total: 75


Owner: Cape Decision Lighthouse Society
Chris Brooks, Society President.
224 Katlian St
Sitka, Ak 99835
Manager: Cape Decision Lighthouse Society
Karen Lucas, Society Secretary/Treasurer/Founder
224 Katlian St
Sitka, Ak 99835


Runways: H1

Runway H1

Length: 70 feet
Width: 70 feet
Surface: Wood
Weight Capacity: Single Wheel aircraft: 8,000 lbs



Additional Remarks

Helicopter Companies in Alaska Periodically Utilize the Helipad for Various Reasons. Otherwise, Primarily Used by the Uscg to Maintain the Navigational Light in the Lighthouse.

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