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PABV Birchwood Airport
Birchwood, Alaska, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 06 OCTOBER 2022

Location

FAA Identifier: BCV
Lat/Long: 61-24-57.9150N 149-30-29.9152W
61-24.965250N 149-30.498587W
61.4160875,-149.5083098
(estimated)
Elevation: 83 ft. / 25.3 m (surveyed)
Variation: 19E (2010)
From city: 2 miles NW of BIRCHWOOD, AK
(LCTD 2 SM NW OF CHUGIAK.)
Time zone: UTC -8 (UTC -9 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 99567

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 10/1949
Control tower: no
ARTCC: ANCHORAGE CENTER
FSS: KENAI FLIGHT SERVICE STATION [907-283-7211]
NOTAMs facility: BCV (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: UNATNDD
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT VASI RWY 20R; MIRL RWY 02L/20R - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF: 123.0
WX AWOS-3P: 135.55 (907-688-0826)
WX AWOS-3P at IYS (9 nm N): 135.25 (907-373-3801)
WX ASOS at FRN (10 nm SW): 134.25
WX ASOS at MRI (16 nm SW): 124.25 (907-271-5277)
WX ASOS at PAQ (16 nm NE): 134.75 (907-746-6675)
WX ASOS at LHD (19 nm SW): PHONE 907-245-5432

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
BGQr106/16.0BIG LAKE VORTAC112.5019E
TEDr023/19.8ANCHORAGE VOR/DME113.1518E

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR

Runway Information

Runway 2L/20R

Dimensions: 4012 x 100 ft. / 1223 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt, in fair condition
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 2L  RUNWAY 20R
Latitude: 61-24.705337N61-25.213990N
Longitude: 149-30.971737W149-30.099503W
Elevation: 82.6 ft.68.5 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 020 magnetic, 039 true200 magnetic, 219 true
Markings: nonprecision, in fair conditionnonprecision, in fair condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-box VASI on left
KEY MIKE 7 TIMES FOR VASI.
Runway end identifier lights: nono
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 71 ft. trees, 613 ft. from runway, 283 ft. left of centerline, 6:1 slope to clear
-5 FT FENCE 195 FT FM PAVEMENT EDGE.
44 ft. trees, 980 ft. from runway, 308 ft. right of centerline, 18:1 slope to clear

Runway 2R/20L

Dimensions: 1802 x 50 ft. / 549 x 15 m
RWY 02R/21L 600 FT ASPH ON RWY 20L END, REMAINDER GRVL.
Surface: asphalt/gravel, in fair condition
RUNWAY 2R  RUNWAY 20L
Latitude: 61-24.863465N61-25.091943N
Longitude: 149-30.611955W149-30.220132W
Elevation: 78.6 ft.73.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 020 magnetic, 039 true200 magnetic, 219 true
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: ALASKA DOT&PF CENTRAL REGION
PO BOX 196900
ANCHORAGE, AK 99519-6900
Phone (907) 338-1466
Manager: KAYCE ELIASON
5300 E. TUDOR ROAD, STATE OF ALASKA DOTPF CR
ANCHORAGE, AK 99507-1249
Phone 907-338-1466

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 309
Single engine airplanes: 301
Multi engine airplanes: 6
Helicopters: 1
Gliders airplanes: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 192/day *
50% transient general aviation
50% local general aviation
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2019

Additional Remarks

RWY USED FOR SAILPLANE OPERATIONS OCCASIONALLY.
ARPT HAS DESIGNATED TRANSIENT ACFT PARKING AVBL. FIRST 24 HRS FREE. PAY AT PILOT SHACK.
HELICOPTERS AVOID FIXED WING AND ULTRALIGHT TRAFFIC PATTERN.
WX CAMERA AVBL ON INTERNET AT HTTPS://WEATHERCAMS.FAA.GOV
TUNDRA TIRES/SKI STRIP IS NOT MAINTAINED IN THE WINTER MONTHS. BEWARE OF POSSIBLE HUMPS, BUMPS, AND RUTS.
UNATTENDED. RUNWAY CONDITION NOT MONITORED, RECOMMEND VISUAL INSPECTION PRIOR TO LANDING.
MID 1500 FT OF TWY A DESIGNATED AS RY FOR ULTRALIGHT & SKI/TUNDRA TIRE EQUIPPED ACFT, NO PARALLEL OPS ALLOWED - SEQUENCE ON CTAF.
ULTRALIGHT RY SKI/TUNDRA TIRE RWY.
RGT TFC PATTERN RY 20L AND 20R EXCEPT ULTRALIGHT ACFT USE LEFT TFC PATTERN EAST AWAY FROM ALL RYS.

Instrument Procedures

There are no published instrument procedures at PABV.

Some nearby airports with instrument procedures:

PAWS - Wasilla Airport (9 nm N)
PAFR - Bryant Army Airfield Heliport (10 nm SW)
PAGQ - Big Lake Airport (11 nm NW)
PAED - Elmendorf Air Force Base (13 nm SW)
PAMR - Merrill Field Airport (16 nm SW)
PAAQ - Warren "Bud" Woods Palmer Municipal Airport (16 nm NE)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 07-Oct-2022
 Local
(UTC-8)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight07:3815:38
Sunrise08:2116:21
Sunset19:1003:10
Evening civil twilight19:5403:54

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  07-Oct-2022 23:01:21
Local (UTC-8)  07-Oct-2022 15:01:21
 
METAR
PABV 072256Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM BKN060 BKN070 OVC110 11/06 A3005 RMK AO2 SLP182 T01060061
PAFR 
10nm SW 
072255Z AUTO 34004KT 9SM OVC050 12/05 A2999 RMK AO2 SLP162 T01170053 FZRANO VISNO RWY35 CHINO RWY35 $
PAED 
13nm SW 
072155Z 05003KT 10SM FEW049 BKN065 OVC110 11/07 A3002 RMK AO2A SLP162 T01110066 $
PAMR 
15nm SW 
072253Z 33005KT 10SM OVC055 11/05 A3004 RMK AO2 SLP173 T01110050
PAAQ 
16nm NE 
072253Z 36005KT 10SM SCT040 BKN070 OVC110 10/07 A3003 RMK AO2 SLP170 T01000067
PALH 
19nm SW 
071853Z AUTO 19008G17KT 10SM OVC055 11/06 A3007 RMK AO2 SLP184 T01060056 TSNO
TAF
PAED 
13nm SW 
070200Z 0702/0808 17012G18KT 9999 SCT050 BKN070 BKN120 620709 520203 QNH3015INS WND 150V250 BECMG 0705/0706 16009KT 9999 FEW040 BKN060 620706 520403 QNH3003INS BECMG 0711/0712 36009KT 9999 VCSH SCT025 BKN040 620609 QNH2994INS TX14/0723Z TN06/0714Z
PAAQ 
16nm NE 
070540Z 0706/0806 14011KT P6SM BKN100 TEMPO 0706/0709 14012G20KT FM071400 13010G18KT P6SM -RA SCT030 OVC050 FM072200 14010KT P6SM VCSH BKN030 FM080000 15005KT 6SM -RA BR OVC015
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