Wiley Post-Will Rogers Memorial
Barrow, 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/ICAO Identifier:BRW / PABR
Lat/Lng: 71.2848611111, -156.768583333
71-17-05.5000N, 156-46-06.9000W
Estimated by 3RD PARTY SURVEY on 10/11/2012
Elevation: 48 feet Surveyed by 3RD PARTY SURVEY on 10/11/2012
Magnetic Variation: 19E, (2010), [16E (2017)]
From City: in Barrow


Use: Open to the public
Ownership: Publicly owned
Attended: All year Every day 0600-2030 (local)
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Anchorage Center (ZAN)
FSS: Barrow FSS (BRW) (on field)
NOTAMs and Weather: BRW NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Segmented Circle: yes
Lights: HIRL Runway 07/25 Preset Low Intensity; for Higher Intensity Contact Brw FSS 0600-2200; Other Hrs Activate-CTAF. Activate MALSR Runway 07 & REIL Runway 25 - CTAF. PAPI Runway 07 & 25 Operate 24 Hrs.
Beacon: 24 Hrs. Airport Rotating Beacon Oprs Continuously.
Clear-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Landing Fee: no
ARFF: I B S 03/2005
Closed to Air Carrier Operations with More than 30 Passenger Seats Except Prior Permission in Writing to Airport Manager; Po Box 367; Barrow Ak 99723.


CTAF: 123.600
Weather: ASOS 907-852-3112 132.150
Other: --AFIS 132.15
Tower Remarks: Communications Provided by Barrow Radio on Frequencies 123.6(CTAF).
Approach/Departure Service Provided by Anchorage ARTCC on Frequencies 135.3/239.25 (Barrow RCAG).


Fuel: Grade 100LL Gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1 - Kerosene, freeze point -50C
Airframe Repair: Minor
Powerplant Repair: Minor
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Transient Storage: Hanger
Other Services: Cargo handling

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 3
Multi Engine GA: 1
Jet GA: 1
Helicopter GA: 3
Total: 8

Annual Operations

For year ending: 12/31/2014
Commercial Carriers: 1460
AirTaxi: 6000
Local GA (< 20 miles): 3000
Non-local GA: 1500
Military Operations: 50
Total: 12010


Owner: Alaska Dot&Pf Northern Region
2301 Peger Rd
Fairbanks, Ak 99701
Manager: John Olsen
Po Box 367
Barrow, Ak 99723


Runways: 07/25

Runway 07/25

Length: 7100 feet
by 3Rd Party Survey on 10/11/2012
Width: 150 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Fair Condition
Surface Treatment: Saw-cut or Plastic Grooved
Weight Capacity: Single Wheel aircraft: 75,000 lbs
Dual Wheel aircraft: 160,000 lbs
Dual Tandem Wheel aircraft: 300,000 lbs
Runway Lights Edge Intensity: High Intensity
End 07 End 25
Takeoff Run Available (TORA): 7100 feet 7100 feet
Takeoff Distance Available (TODA): 7100 feet 7100 feet
Accelerate-Stop Distance Available (ASDA): 6500 feet 6500 feet
Landing Distance Available (LDA): 5900 feet 5900 feet
True Alignment: 090, (074 Magnetic) 270, (254 Magnetic)
Right Hand Pattern: Yes  
Runway Markings: Precision Instrument, Good Condition Precision Instrument, Good Condition
Displaced Threshold Distance: 600' 600'
Gradient: 0.2 0.2
Elevation at End: 48.6' MSL 37.4' MSL
Elevation at Displaced Threshold: 48.7' MSL 39.1' MSL
Elevation at Touchdown Zone: 48.9' MSL 45.6' MSL
Threshold Crossing Glide Path Height: 51' AGL 50' AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle: 3.00° 3.00°
Visual Glide Slope Indicator: 4-light PAPI on right side of runway 4-light PAPI on left side of runway
Runway Visual Range Equipment Location: Touchdown Rollout
Approach Lights: MALSR - 1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Runway Alignment Indicator Lights  
Runway End Identifer Lights (REIL):   Yes
Objects:   Ant
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Precision Instrument Runway Other than utility runway with a nonprecision approach having visibility minimums greater than 3/4 mile
Object Clearance Slope: 50:1 20:1
Object Height:   9' AGL
Object Distance: 1500' Along centerline
380' Along centerline
200' Right of centerline



Additional Remarks

Snow and Ice Removal; Hazardous Conditions Reporting Performed and Valid During Duty Hours only 0600-2030 Local Daily.
Migratory Waterfowl in Vicinity of Airport Spring Thru Fall.
Airport Sand Larger Gradation than FAA Recommended/See Ac150/5200-30.
Rcmd Larger Aircraft Use Elephant Ear to Turn Around.
Wx Camera Available on Internet at Http://Avcams.FAA.Gov
WSO Telephone 907-852-6484.
Non-Standard Wingtip Clearance on Main Ramp Taxilane. Use Runway to Back Taxi When Large Aircraft Parked on Main Ramp.
Cold Temperature Restricted Airport. Altitude Correction Required at or Below -42C.

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