HI36
Airport
Tau
Tau Village, American Samoa

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:HI36 (Hotel-India-Three-Six)
Lat/Lng: -14.2291666667, -169.511111111
14-13-45.0000S, 169-30-40.0000W
Estimated
Elevation: 185 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 12E, (1985), [12E (2014)]
Sectional: GNC 20
Pvt Airport;Prior Permission from Airport Owner for Flts Otr than Samoa Air & Manua Air Transport.
From City: 1nm SE of Tau Village

Operations

Use: Private
Ownership: Privately owned
Activation: 07/1973
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Honolulu Control Facility Center (ZHN)
FSS: Honolulu FSS (HNL)
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Landing Fee: yes

Communications

Services

Airframe Repair: None
Powerplant Repair: None
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Pvt Airport;Prior Permission from Airport Owner for Flts Otr than Samoa Air & Manua Air Transport.

Based Aircraft

Total: 0

Annual Operations

For year ending: 03/08/1989
AirTaxi: 1460
Samoa Air
Non-local GA: 2920
Total: 4380

Ownership

Owner: Private Individuals
Manager: Sao Nua
Tau Island
American Samoa 96799
684-677-3522
Contact Airport Manager at 677-3507 (Residence.)

Runways

Runways: 18/36

Runway 18/36

Length: 2170 feet
90' Stopway on 36 End.
Width: 100 feet
Surface: Coral, Fair Condition
Center 50' Compacted Coral. Rest of Runway is Dirt with Grass.
End 18 End 36
Right Hand Pattern: Yes  
Runway Markings: None None
Gradient: 1.5 1.5
Objects: Tower Trees
Object Marking: Marked  
Object Clearance Slope: 12:1 50:1
& 18 Approach Blocked at the Edge. Approach Ratio Shown Measured Near Extended Centerline.
Object Height: 200' AGL  
Object Distance: 2500' Along centerline
40' Right of centerline
Trees & Terrain Penetrate Approach & Transitional Sfcs As Defined by Far Part 77 for Runways 18 & 36.
1000' Along centerline

Procedures

NOTAMs

Additional Remarks

A104-Manua Air Trnsport.
400'MSL Powerlines Between Ofu and Olosega Islands.

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