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CKU Cordova Municipal Airport
Cordova, Alaska, USA


FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 07 DECEMBER 2017

Location

FAA Identifier: CKU
Lat/Long: 60-32-37.1200N / 145-43-33.0750W
60-32.618667N / 145-43.551250W
60.5436444 / -145.7258542
(estimated)
Elevation: 59 ft. / 18 m (estimated)
Variation: 26E (1985)
From city: 1 mile E of CORDOVA, AK
Time zone: UTC -9 (UTC -8 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 99574

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 11/1940
Control tower: no
ARTCC: ANCHORAGE CENTER
FSS: JUNEAU FLIGHT SERVICE STATION [907-586-7382]
NOTAMs facility: JNU (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: UNATNDD
Wind indicator: yes
Segmented circle: no

Airport Communications

CTAF: 122.5
WX ASOS at CDV (8 nm SE): 134.8 (907-424-5900)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
JOHr064/26.1JOHNSTONE POINT VOR/DME116.7018E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
GLACIER RIVER270/7.940420EGCR --. -.-. .-.
ORCA BAY063/25.723318EALJ .- .-.. .---
MINERAL CREEK133/39.452419EMNL -- -. .-..

Airport Services

Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 6/24

Dimensions: 1800 x 60 ft. / 549 x 18 m
Surface: gravel, in good condition
LARGER GRAVEL AT APPROACH END OF RUNWAY 24.
Runway edge markings: RY 06/24 MARKED WITH REFLECTIVE CONES.
Gradient: SW
RUNWAY 6  RUNWAY 24
Latitude: 60-32.604167N60-32.633167N
Longitude: 145-43.849667W145-43.252833W
Elevation: 59.0 ft.50.0 ft.
Gradient: 0.5% UP
Traffic pattern: rightleft
Runway heading: 058 magnetic, 084 true238 magnetic, 264 true
Obstructions: 115 ft. tree, 123 ft. left of centerline15 ft. hill, 78 ft. right of centerline

Runway 9W/27W

Dimensions: 8000 x 3000 ft. / 2438 x 914 m
Surface: water
RUNWAY 9W  RUNWAY 27W
Elevation: 5.0 ft.5.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: ALASKA DOT&PF NORTHERN REGION
2301PEGER RD
FAIRBANKS, AK 99709-5399
Phone 907-451-2200
Manager: ROBERT MATTSON
BOX 598
CORDOVA, AK 99574
Phone 907-424-3202

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 22
Single engine airplanes: 22
    
Aircraft operations: avg 24/day *
40% air taxi
32% transient general aviation
28% local general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2015

Additional Remarks

STEEP RIDGE & HILL ALONG N EDGE; STRONG E WINDS; RWY SUBJ TO STRONG DOWNDRAFTS; BIRDS ROOST ON S SIDE; MOUNTAINS 3 MI FM AER RWY 24.
BIRDS INVOF ARPT DURING SUMMER MONTHS.
WX CAMERA AVBL ON INTERNET AT HTTP://AVCAMS.FAA.GOV
SEAPLANE OPERS IN APCH TO RY 24.
SPB OPERS IN EYAK LAKE; EYAK LAKE FREEZES IN WINTER-TIDEWATER REMAINS OPEN.
RY COND NOT MONITORED; RECOMMEND VISUAL INSPECTION PRIOR TO LANDING.
SNOW REMOVAL ON IRREGULAR BASIS.
BUSY RESIDENTIAL ROAD BORDERS NORTHSIDE & PARALLELS RY.
RY EDGE CONES REMOVED FOR WINTER 15 OCT THRU 1 MAY.
NO PUBL SEAPLANE DOCK; . PUB SEAPLANE FACILITIES AT SMALL BOAT HARBOR.

Instrument Procedures

There are no published instrument procedures at CKU.

Some nearby airports with instrument procedures:

PACV - Merle K (Mudhole) Smith Airport (8 nm SE)
PAKA - Tatitlek Airport (35 nm NW)
PAVD - Valdez Pioneer Field Airport (39 nm NW)
PAMD - Middleton Island Airport (68 nm S)
PAGK - Gulkana Airport (97 nm N)
 
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Photo By Dean Cully 08/10/04

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 15-Dec-2017
 Local
(UTC-9)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight08:4717:47
Sunrise09:4718:47
Sunset15:3000:30
Evening civil twilight16:2901:29

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  15-Dec-2017 12:43:23
Local (UTC-9)  15-Dec-2017 03:43:23
 
METAR
PACV 
7nm E 
151153Z 06007KT 10SM BKN019 OVC028 03/02 A2976 RMK AO2 RAE49 SLP077 P0001 60014 70092 T00280022 10039 20028 53018
TAF
PACV 
7nm E 
151152Z 1512/1612 10007KT P6SM -RA SCT015 OVC025 FM151800 09006KT P6SM VCSH SCT025 BKN035 FM152300 10010G20KT 6SM -RA OVC025 FM160300 10018G28KT 4SM -RA BR BKN015 OVC025
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Cordova Air Service 907-424-3289
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