Chicken, 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:CKX
Lat/Lng: 64.0667513889, -141.951347222
64-04-00.3050N, 141-57-04.8500W
Estimated by FAA-EST on 04/02/2014
Elevation: 1640 feet Estimated by ADO on 03/11/2014
Magnetic Variation: 30E, (1985), [20E (2017)]
Sectional: DAWSON
From City: in Chicken


Use: Open to the public
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 11/1949
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Anchorage Center (ZAN)
FSS: Northway FSS (ORT)
NOTAMs and Weather: ORT NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Segmented Circle: yes
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.800
UNICOM: 122.800


Fuel: Automotive Gasoline
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: 12/31/2014
AirTaxi: 125
Local GA (< 20 miles): 300
Non-local GA: 50
Total: 475


Owner: Alaska Dot&Pf Northern Region
2301 Peger Rd
Fairbanks, Ak 99709
Manager: Dennis Bishop
P.O. Box 356
Tok, Ak 99780


Runways: 13/31

Runway 13/31

Length: 2500 feet
by Ado on 03/11/2014
Width: 60 feet
Surface: Gravel, Natural Soil, Good Condition
End 13 End 31
True Alignment: 157, (137 Magnetic) 337, (317 Magnetic)
Gradient: 0.0 0.0
Elevation at End: 1640.0' MSL 1640.0' MSL
Objects: Brush Brush
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: 8' AGL 6' AGL
Object Distance: 0' Along centerline
70'Left and Right of centerline
0' Along centerline
67' Left of centerline



Additional Remarks

Runway Condition not Monitored; Recommend Visual Inspection Prior to Landing.
Fire Crews and Helicopters Work out of Airport in Summer.
Snow Removal Operations During Winter--Monitor CTAF.
Suais - 125.3(1-800-758-8723).
Expect Turbulence During Approach on Windy Days.
Runway 13/31 Dips in Center & Slopes Upwards to Both Ends.
Waterfowl on & in Vicinity of Runway During Summer.
Runway 13/31 Thlds Marked with Threshold Panels & Cones.

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