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KCAR Caribou Municipal Airport
Caribou, Maine, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 07 NOVEMBER 2019

Location

FAA Identifier: CAR
Lat/Long: 46-52-17.9000N 068-01-05.5000W
46-52.298333N 068-01.091667W
46.8716389,-68.0181944
(estimated)
Elevation: 620.3 ft. / 189.1 m (surveyed)
Variation: 17W (2020)
From city: 1 mile NW of CARIBOU, ME
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -4 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 04736

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 04/1940
Control tower: no
ARTCC: BOSTON CENTER
FSS: BANGOR FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: CAR (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: UNATNDD
Pattern altitude: 1420.3 ft. MSL
800 FT AGL LGT ACFT; 1000 FT AGL MULTI & LRG SNGL ENG ACFT.
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT MIRL RWY 01/19 & 11/29 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.
International operations: international airport of entry

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX ASOS: 135.125 (207-496-3153)
WX AWOS-3PT at PQI (11 nm S): 118.025 (207-764-7248)
  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY BOSTON ARTCC ON FREQ 124.75/239.05 (CARIBOU RCAG).
  • CLNC DLVY PRVDD BY BOSTON ARTCC ON FREQ 124.75.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
PQIr049/6.6PRESQUE ISLE VOR/DME116.4021W

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL
24 HR FUEL AVBL WITH CREDIT CARD.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: NONE
Powerplant service: NONE
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 1/19

Dimensions: 4003 x 100 ft. / 1220 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 30.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 1  RUNWAY 19
Latitude: 46-52.094295N46-52.736680N
Longitude: 068-00.896288W068-01.107738W
Elevation: 614.1 ft.617.3 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 004 magnetic, 347 true184 magnetic, 167 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 7 ft. gnd, 201 ft. from runway, 149 ft. right of centerline, 1:1 slope to clear
RWY 01 GND, 0-200 FT FM EOR 100 FT TO 250 FT RIGHT OF CNTRLN RSG TO +8 FT.
none

Runway 11/29

Dimensions: 3016 x 75 ft. / 919 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in fair condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 30.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 11  RUNWAY 29
Latitude: 46-52.130978N46-52.152503N
Longitude: 068-01.570345W068-00.847520W
Elevation: 620.0 ft.619.3 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 104 magnetic, 087 true285 magnetic, 268 true
Displaced threshold: no398 ft.
Markings: basic, in good conditionbasic, in good condition
Runway end identifier lights: no
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: none34 ft. bldg, lighted, 398 ft. from runway, 95 ft. right of centerline, 5:1 slope to clear
GND ON BOTH SIDES RSG TO +3 FT 200 FT FM RWY END.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF CARIBOU
25 HIGH STREET
CARIBOU, ME 04736
Phone 207-493-3324
Manager: DENNIS MARKER
25 HIGH STREET
CARIBOU, ME 04736
Phone 207-493-3324

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 11
Single engine airplanes: 11
    
Aircraft operations: avg 61/week *
62% local general aviation
38% transient general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 13 August 2018

Additional Remarks

RWY 01/19 OBSTN LGTS ALG BOTH SIDES OF PRIM SFC AND TREE LN.
RWY 01 +23 FT PWR POLE AND TREES APRXLY 950 FT FM THR ACRS APCH.

Instrument Procedures

NOTE: All procedures below are presented as PDF files. If you need a reader for these files, you should download the free Adobe Reader.

NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.
FAA instrument procedures published for use from 07 November 2019 at 0901Z to 05 December 2019 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 01   download (202KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 19   download (238KB)
VOR-A   download (140KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (178KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KPQI - Presque Isle International Airport (11 nm S)
KFVE - Northern Aroostook Regional Airport (28 nm NW)
KHUL - Houlton International Airport (46 nm S)
KMLT - Millinocket Municipal Airport (78 nm S)
KLRG - Lincoln Regional Airport (93 nm S)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 12-Nov-2019
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:5910:59
Sunrise06:3211:32
Sunset16:0121:01
Evening civil twilight16:3421:34

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  13-Nov-2019 02:29:00
Local (UTC-5)  12-Nov-2019 21:29:00
 
METAR
KCAR 130154Z AUTO 26007KT 10SM CLR M06/M09 A2959 RMK AO2 SLP031 T10561094
KPQI 
12nm S 
130223Z AUTO 26013G20KT 9SM -SN FEW021 BKN028 M06/M08 A2962 RMK AO2 P0000
TAF
KCAR 121731Z 1218/1318 30004KT 1 1/2SM -SN OVC015 TEMPO 1218/1220 3/4SM -SN OVC009 FM122200 26009KT 2SM -SN OVC015 FM122300 27009KT 5SM -SHSN OVC025 FM130200 27008KT P6SM OVC035 FM131200 29012G20KT P6SM VCSH BKN035
KPQI 
12nm S 
121731Z 1218/1318 33005KT 1 1/2SM -SN SCT008 OVC015 TEMPO 1218/1220 3/4SM -SN OVC009 FM122000 28006KT 2SM -SN OVC015 FM122300 27009KT 5SM -SHSN OVC020 FM130100 27009KT P6SM OVC045 FM131200 29011G19KT P6SM VCSH BKN035
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City of Caribou (self-serve fuel) 207-493-4237
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100LL
SS $4.82 
 Updated 27-Jul-2018
 
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