Ralph Wien Memorial
Kotzebue, Alaska

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 02/01/2018 - 3/29/2018

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA/ICAO Identifier:OTZ / PAOT (Oscar-Tango-Zulu)
Lat/Lng:66.8848055556, -162.598138889
66-53-05.3000N, 162-35-53.3000W
Estimated by 3RD PARTY SURVEY on 10/06/2015
Elevation:15 feetSurveyedby 3RD PARTY SURVEYon 10/06/2015
Magnetic Variation:11E,(2020),[11E (2018)]
From City:1nmS of Kotzebue


Use:Open to the public
Airspace Analysis:CONDITIONAL
Review of Road Location /Pending.
Ownership:Publicly owned
Attended:All year Wed-Mon 0600-2000 (local) All year Tue 0600-2100 (local)
Control Tower:no
Airspace Class:E
ARTCC:Anchorage Center(ZAN)
FSS:Kotzebue FSS(OTZ)(on field)
NOTAMs and Weather:OTZNOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Segmented Circle:yes
Lights:HIRL Runway 09/27 & MIRL Runway 18/36 Opers 0700-0000 Otr Hrs Activate - CTAF. Activate Reils Runways 09 & 27 - CTAF. PAPI Runways 09 and 27 Operating Continuously.
Beacon:Sunset-Sunrise (local time)
Clear-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Landing Fee:no
ARFF:I B S 04/2005
Closed to Air Carrier Operations with More than 30 Passenger Seats Except Prior Permission in Writing to Airport Mgr, Box 55, Kotzebue, Ak. 99752.


Other:--AFIS 135.45
Tower Remarks:Approach/Departure Service Provided by Anchorage ARTCC on Frequencies 119.2/263.0 (Kotzebue RCAG).


Fuel:Grade 100 Gasoline (green)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
Airframe Repair:Minor
Powerplant Repair:Minor
Bottled Oxygen:None
Bulk Oxygen:None
Transient Storage:Hanger
Other Services:Cargo handling

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA:37
Multi Engine GA:6

Annual Operations

For year ending:12/01/2014
Commercial Carriers:2000
Local GA (< 20 miles):7000
Non-local GA:30000
Military Operations:1000


Owner:Alaska Dot&Pf Northern Region
2301 Peger Rd
Fairbanks, Ak 99701
Manager:Alvin Werneke
Box 55
Kotzebue, Ak 99752



Runway 09/27

Length:6300 feet
by Faa on 12/08/2014
Width:150 feet
Surface:Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition
Surface Treatment:Saw-cut or Plastic Grooved
Classification (PCN):91 /F/B/X/T, 91 , Flexible, Subgrade Strength Medium (represents CBR > 8), Tire pressure Medium (limited to 218 psi), Technical determination
Weight Capacity:Single Wheel aircraft: 100,000 lbs
Dual Wheel aircraft: 128,000 lbs
Dual Tandem Wheel aircraft: 240,000 lbs
Runway Lights Edge Intensity:High Intensity
& 18/36 Lights Extend 30 Inches Above Ground.
End 09 End 27
Takeoff Run Available (TORA):6300 feet5900 feet
Takeoff Distance Available (TODA):6300 feet5900 feet
Accelerate-Stop Distance Available (ASDA):6300 feet5900 feet
Landing Distance Available (LDA):5900 feet5900 feet
True Alignment:102,(091 Magnetic)282,(271 Magnetic)
Runway Markings:Precision Instrument,Good ConditionNonprecision Instrument,Good Condition
Displaced Threshold Distance:400' 
Gradient:0.1 0.1
Elevation at End:12.8' MSL15.4' MSL
Elevation at Displaced Threshold:13.1' MSL 
Elevation at Touchdown Zone:13.2' MSL15.4' MSL
Threshold Crossing Glide Path Height:43' AGL46' AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:3.00°3.30°
Visual Glide Slope Indicator:4-light PAPI on right side of runway4-light PAPI on left side of runway
Runway Visual Range Equipment Location:TouchdownRollout
Runway End Identifer Lights (REIL):YesYes
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77):Precision Instrument RunwayOther than utility runway with a nonprecision approach having visibility minimums greater than 3/4 mile
Object Clearance Slope:0:115:1
Object Height:15' AGL38' AGL
Object Distance:30' Along centerline800' Along centerline
Other Objects:Road 30 Ft from Threshold. 

Runway 18/36

Length:3876 feet
by 3Rd Party Survey on 08/22/2011
Width:90 feet
Surface:Gravel / Cinders / Crushed Rock / Coral/Shells / Slag, Fair Condition
Surface Treatment:NONE
Runway Lights Edge Intensity:Med Intensity
End 18 End 36
True Alignment:194,(183 Magnetic)014,(003 Magnetic)
Gradient:0.0 0.0
Elevation at End:11.2' MSL10.8' MSL
Elevation at Touchdown Zone:11.4' MSL11.4' MSL
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77):Other than utility runway with a visual approachOther than utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope:26:150:1
Object Height:15' AGL15' AGL
Object Distance:400' Along centerline



Additional Remarks

Snow Removal, Wildlife Control, Condition Reporting, and Other Airfield Maintenance Services only Available and Valid During Airport Maintenance Dty Hrs. Contact Airport Mgmt for Any After-Hrs Req for Airfield Services.
Runway 18/36 Aircraft Operations Greater than 49 Ft Wingspan Approved with Prior Permission from Airport Manager.
Parking Area not Lgtd.
Taxiways and Ramps Have Numerous Dips and Rough Surfaces.
Airport Sand Larger Gradation than FAA Recommended/See Ac150/5200-30.
Gates for Blocking Vehicle Traffic Crossing Runway 09 Threshold, Key CTAF 7 Times to Lock; Key 5 Times on 122.65 to Unlock. Pilots Making Ils or Loc/DME Runway 09 Siap are Rqrd to Lock Gates Prior to Faf. All Others Landing Runway 09 are Requested to Lock Gates. See Section "C " Notices for Gate Control Procedures.
Numerous Wind Turbine Twrs 395 Ft (330 AGL) Aprxy 3.5 Miles SE of the Airport.
Wx Camera Available on Internet at Http://Avcams.FAA.Gov
Uncontrolled Vehicle Access to Runway 18/36.
Cold Temperature Restricted Airport. Altitude Correction Required at or Below -44C.
Runway 18/36 Closed to Aircraft Ovr 30 Passenger Seats Except with Prior Permission from Airport Mgr.
Airport Maintenance Dty Hrs Wed-Mon 0600-2000, Tue 0600-2100.

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