FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 01/03/2019 - 2/28/2019
|FAA Identifier:||K55 |
|Magnetic Variation:||27E,(1985),[17E (2018)]|
|From City:||17nmE of ValdezLocated 20 Sm E Valdez.|
|Use:||Open to the public|
|Airspace Analysis:||NOT ANALYZED|
|NOTAMs and Weather:||JNUNOTAM-D service at airport|
|For year ending:||12/31/2017|
|Owner:||State of Alaska - Dnr|
Division of Land (Scro)
, 550 W7Th Ave. Ste 900C
Anchorage, Ak 99501-3577
|Manager:||Mgr. Dnr Southcentral Reg|
, 550 W 7Th Ave. Ste 900C
Anchorage, Ak 99501-3577
Runway 05 , First 300 Ft Soft & Rutted, First 1200 Ft Has Grass & Brush to 1 Ft & Remainder Brush to 4 Ft.
9 Ft Usable Width Along East Side of Runway - Remainder Overgrown with Brush T0 4 Ft.
|Surface:||Grass / Sod, Gravel, Poor Condition|
East Half of Runway Overgrown with Brush to 4 Ft - Strip 10 Ft by 2270 Ft East Side Uasable. Runway Surface is Soft After Rain; Loose Gravel & Small Brush to 6 Ins W Half of Runway. E Half of Runway Overgrown with Brush to 4 Ft. Runway Rises Slightly at Each End. Runway 05 First 300 Ft Soft & Rutted.
|Gradient:||3.0 ||3.0 |
|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:||6' AGL||18' AGL|
|Object Distance:||0' Along centerline|
|0' Along centerline|
|•||A2-Also Known As 30 Mile.|
|•||A33-05/23 1-Runway Surface is Soft After Rain; Loose Gravel & Small Brush to 6 Ins W Half of Runway. E Half of Runway Overgrown with Brush to 4 Ft. Runway Rises Slightly at Each End.|
|•||Uncontrolled Vehicular Traffic on Runway.|
|•||Usually Turbulent Wind.|
|•||High Terrain All Quadrants.|
|•||Transmission Line Crosses Hill on Approach End Runway 23.|
|•||Runway Condition not Monitored; Recommend Visual Inspection Prior to Using. Runway is Currently Littered with Bonfire Debris Including Partially Burned Wood Pallets, Broken Glass Bottles, Screws, Nails, Rusty Cans and Rock Piles. Runway is Currently Unsafe to Operate on.|
|•||Runway 05/23. Runway Cones & Threshold Panels Destroyed and/or Covered in Brush. Runway Suitable only for Conventional Gear, High Wing Aircraft.|
|•||Wx Camera Available on Internet at Http://Avcams.FAA.Gov|
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