Seaplane Base
American Lake
Tacoma, Washington

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:W37
Lat/Lng: 47.1414866667, -122.560958889
47-08-29.3520N, 122-33-39.4520W
Elevation: 235 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 20E, (1985), [16E (2017)]
Sectional: SEATTLE
From City: 7nm S of Tacoma


Use: Open to the public
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 09/1987
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Seattle Center (ZSE)
FSS: Seattle FSS (SEA)
NOTAMs and Weather: SEA NOTAM-D service at airport
Pattern Altitude: 935 MSL (700 AGL)
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.900


Based Aircraft

Total: 0

Annual Operations

For year ending: 07/31/2014
Non-local GA: 50
Total: 50


Owner: City of Lakewood
6000 Main St. SW
Lakewood, Wa 98498-5027
Manager: Mary Dodsworth
6000 Main St. SW
Lakewood, Wa 98498


Runways: 02/20

Runway 02/20

Length: 5500 feet
Width: 500 feet
Surface: Water, Excellent Condition
End 02 End 20



Additional Remarks

Airport Underlies Mcchord AFB Class D Airspace.
Swimmers & Boaters in the Area.
Day Use only Recommended.
Noise Abatement Procedures in Effect; Contact Airport Manager 253-589-2489, Extension 7741.

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