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PAOT Ralph Wien Memorial Airport
Kotzebue, Alaska, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 06 DECEMBER 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: OTZ
Lat/Long: 66-53-05.3000N / 162-35-53.3000W
66-53.088333N / 162-35.888333W
66.8848056 / -162.5981389
(estimated)
Elevation: 15.4 ft. / 4.7 m (surveyed)
Variation: 11E (2020)
From city: 1 mile S of KOTZEBUE, AK
Time zone: UTC -9 (UTC -8 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 99752

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 09/1947
Control tower: no
ARTCC: ANCHORAGE CENTER
FSS: KOTZEBUE FLIGHT SERVICE STATION (on field) [907-442-3310]
Alternate FSS: FAI FAIRBANKS FLIGHT SERVICE STATION [1-866-248-6516]
NOTAMs facility: OTZ (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: WED-MON 0600-2000, ALL TUE 0600-2100
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: HIRL RY 09/27 & MIRL RY 18/36 OPERS 0700-0000 OTR HRS ACTVT - CTAF. ACTVT REILS RYS 09 & 27 - CTAF. PAPI RYS 09 AND 27 OPR CONTINUOUSLY.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.
Fire and rescue: ARFF index B
Airline operations: CLSD TO AIR CARRIER OPS WITH MORE THAN 30 PASSENGER SEATS EXCEPT PPR IN WRITING TO ARPT MGR, BOX 55, KOTZEBUE, AK. 99752.

Airport Communications

CTAF: 123.6
UNICOM: 122.8
WX ASOS: 135.45 (907-442-2279)
AFIS: 135.45
  • APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY ANCHORAGE ARTCC ON FREQS 119.2/263.0 (KOTZEBUE RCAG).
  • OTZ AFIS ON FREQUENCY 135.45.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
OTZr253/1.4KOTZEBUE VOR/DME115.7015E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
HOTHAM208/1.335611EHHM .... .... --

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100 JET-A
Parking: hangars
Airframe service: MINOR
Powerplant service: MINOR
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 9/27

Dimensions: 6300 x 150 ft. / 1920 x 46 m
Surface: asphalt/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 91 /F/B/X/T
Single wheel: 100.0
Double wheel: 128.0
Double tandem: 240.0
Runway edge lights: high intensity
& 18/36 LGTS EXTEND 30 INCHES ABOVE GND.
RUNWAY 9  RUNWAY 27
Latitude: 66-53.372875N66-53.161648N
Longitude: 162-36.642670W162-34.068962W
Elevation: 12.8 ft.15.4 ft.
Gradient: 0.1%0.1%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 091 magnetic, 102 true271 magnetic, 282 true
Displaced threshold: 400 ft.no
Declared distances: TORA:6300 TODA:6300 ASDA:6300 LDA:5900TORA:5900 TODA:5900 ASDA:5900 LDA:5900
Markings: precision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on right (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (3.30 degrees glide path)
RVR equipment: touchdownrollout
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: ILS/DME
Obstructions: 15 ft. road, 30 ft. from runway
ROAD 30 FT FM THLD.
38 ft. hill, 800 ft. from runway, 15:1 slope to clear

Runway 18/36

Dimensions: 3876 x 90 ft. / 1181 x 27 m
Surface: gravel, in fair condition
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 18  RUNWAY 36
Latitude: 66-53.106398N66-52.489467N
Longitude: 162-36.559432W162-36.948197W
Elevation: 11.2 ft.10.8 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 183 magnetic, 194 true003 magnetic, 014 true
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 15 ft. road, 400 ft. from runway, 26:1 slope to clearnone

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: ALASKA DOT&PF NORTHERN REGION
2301 PEGER RD
FAIRBANKS, AK 99701
Phone 907-451-5250
Manager: ALVIN WERNEKE
BOX 55
KOTZEBUE, AK 99752
Phone 907-442-3147

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 43
Single engine airplanes: 37
Multi engine airplanes: 6
    
Aircraft operations: avg 164/day *
50% transient general aviation
33% air taxi
12% local general aviation
3% commercial
2% military
* for 12-month period ending 01 December 2014

Additional Remarks

GATES FOR BLOCKING VEHICLE TFC CROSSING RY 09 THLD, KEY CTAF 7 TIMES TO LOCK; KEY 5 TIMES ON 122.65 TO UNLOCK. PILOTS MAKING ILS OR LOC/DME RY 09 SIAP ARE RQRD TO LOCK GATES PRIOR TO FAF. ALL OTHERS LNDG RY 09 ARE REQUESTED TO LOCK GATES. SEE SECTION 3 NOTICES FOR GATE CONTROL PROCEDURES.
NUMEROUS WIND TURBINE TWRS 395 FT (330 AGL) APRXY 3.5 MILES SE OF THE ARPT.
WX CAMERA AVBL ON INTERNET AT HTTP://AVCAMS.FAA.GOV
UNCONTROLLED VEHICLE ACCESS TO RWY 18/36.
COLD TEMPERATURE RESTRICTED AIRPORT. ALTITUDE CORRECTION REQUIRED AT OR BELOW -44C.
RWY 18/36 CLSD TO ACFT OVR 30 PASSENGER SEATS EXCP WITH PPR FROM ARPT MGR.
ARPT MAINT DTY HRS WED-MON 0600-2000, TUE 0600-2100.
SNOW REMOVAL, WILDLIFE CONTROL, COND REPORTING, AND OTHER AIRFIELD MAINT SERVICES ONLY AVBL AND VALID DURG ARPT MAINT DTY HRS. CTC ARPT MGMT FOR ANY AFT-HRS REQ FOR AIRFIELD SERVICES.
RY 18/36 ACFT OPERATIONS GREATER THAN 49 FT WINGSPAN APPROVED WITH PPR FROM AMGR.
PARKING AREA NOT LGTD.
TWYS AND RAMPS HAVE NUMEROUS DIPS AND ROUGH SURFACES.
ARPT SAND LARGER GRADATION THAN FAA RECOMMENDED/SEE AC150/5200-30.

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 6 December 2018 at 0901Z to 3 January 2019 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
ILS OR LOC RWY 09   download (285KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 09   download (237KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 27   download (205KB)
VOR RWY 09   download (259KB)
VOR RWY 27   download (207KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (61KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (280KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

PFNO - Robert (Bob) Curtis Memorial Airport (37 nm E)
PAWN - Noatak Airport (42 nm N)
PADE - Deering Airport (49 nm S)
PAIK - Bob Baker Memorial Airport (51 nm E)
PASK - Selawik Airport (64 nm E)
 
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Crowley
 
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Aerial photo
WARNING: Photo may not be current or correct
Aerial photo of PAOT (Ralph Wien Memorial Airport)
Taken in March 2008
Frontier Flying Services flight 8924 on short final to runway 9

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From to PAOT

Sunrise and sunset
Times for 11-Dec-2018
 Local
(UTC-9)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight10:4519:45
Sunrise12:3621:36
Sunset14:5123:51
Evening civil twilight16:4301:43

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  12-Dec-2018 00:02:10
Local (UTC-9)  11-Dec-2018 15:02:10
 
METAR
PAOT 112353Z 07006KT 10SM CLR M19/M22 A2903 RMK AO2 SLP831 T11891222 11156 21194 53005
TAF
PAOT 111720Z 1118/1218 05008KT P6SM VCSH BKN070= TAF PKMJ 111720Z 1118/1218 10011KT P6SM VCSH SCT015 SCT050 BKN120
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
 Crowley
907-442-3211
907-442-8532
[web site]
[email]
Aviation fuel

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independent
100LL Jet A
FS $8.33 $6.92 
 Updated 16-Nov-2018
 
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Bering Air 907-442-3187
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