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AQY Girdwood Airport
Girdwood, Alaska, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 02 DECEMBER 2021

Location

FAA Identifier: AQY
Lat/Long: 60-58-08.4800N 149-07-09.6450W
60-58.141333N 149-07.160750W
60.9690222,-149.1193458
(estimated)
Elevation: 164 ft. / 50 m (estimated)
Variation: 25E (1985)
From city: 3 miles NE of GIRDWOOD, AK
Time zone: UTC -9 (UTC -8 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 99587

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Control tower: no
ARTCC: ANCHORAGE CENTER
FSS: KENAI FLIGHT SERVICE STATION [907-283-7211]
NOTAMs facility: ENA (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 907-783-2232
Wind indicator: yes
Segmented circle: yes

Airport Communications

CTAF: 122.9

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
TEDr098/27.2ANCHORAGE VOR/DME113.1518E

Airport Services

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

Runway Information

Runway 2/20

Dimensions: 2095 x 60 ft. / 639 x 18 m
Surface: gravel, in good condition
Runway edge markings: NSTD MKGS RYS 02 & 20 THLDS MKD BY REFLECTORS. RY EDGES UNMARKED.
RUNWAY 2  RUNWAY 20
Latitude: 60-58.008667N60-58.274000N
Longitude: 149-07.385833W149-06.935667W
Elevation: 134.0 ft.164.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 015 magnetic, 040 true195 magnetic, 220 true
Markings: NSTD, in good conditionNSTD, in good condition
Obstructions: 4 ft. brush, 105 ft. left of centerline6 ft. brush, 81 ft. right of centerline

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: ALASKA DOT&PF CENTRAL REGION
P.O. BOX 196900
ANCHORAGE, AK 99519-6900
Phone 907-269-0770
Manager: PAUL BERTHOLL
STATE OF ALASKA DOT/PF
GIRDWOOD, AK 99587
Phone 907-783-2232

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 26
Single engine airplanes: 21
Helicopters: 5
    
Aircraft operations: avg 77/week *
50% air taxi
25% transient general aviation
25% local general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2019

Additional Remarks

RY CONDITION NOT MONITORED. RECOMMEND VISUAL INSPECTION PRIOR TO LANDING.
200 FT SAFETY AREA AT EACH END RY 02/20.
FOR WSO PHONE 271-3491.
PARAGLIDING ACTIVITY ON ARPT.
CABLE 100 FT AGL RUNS FROM NEW HOTEL TO ROUNDHOUSE.
SEGMENTED CIRCLE OVERGROWN.
SEASONAL HANG GLIDER AND PARASAIL ACTIVITY 2 NM NE OF ARPT DURING DALGT HRS.

Instrument Procedures

There are no published instrument procedures at AQY.

Some nearby airports with instrument procedures:

PAFR - Bryant Army Airfield Heliport (24 nm NW)
PAMR - Merrill Field Airport (26 nm NW)
PAED - Elmendorf Air Force Base (26 nm NW)
PANC - Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (28 nm NW)
PAAQ - Warren "Bud" Woods Palmer Municipal Airport (38 nm N)
 
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Photo by Jonathan Tack
Photo taken 07-Aug-2006

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 09-Dec-2021
 Local
(UTC-9)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight08:5717:57
Sunrise09:5618:56
Sunset15:4100:41
Evening civil twilight16:4101:41

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  09-Dec-2021 14:32:19
Local (UTC-9)  09-Dec-2021 05:32:19
 
METAR
PATO 
14nm SE 
091353Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR M12/M13 A2952 RMK AO2 SLP998 T11221133 TSNO
PAFR 
24nm NW 
091358Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM OVC043 M10/M12 A2945 RMK AO2 SLP985 T11011116 PNO $
PAMR 
26nm NW 
091353Z 02006KT 10SM BKN018 OVC035 M07/M11 A2949 RMK AO2 SLP990 T10721106 $
PAED 
26nm NW 
091356Z 01009KT 10SM -SG BKN017 OVC039 M08/M10 A2948 RMK AO2A SGB49 SLPNO P0000 T10801101 $
TAF
PAED 
26nm NW 
082352Z 0823/1001 VRB06KT 9999 VCSH OVC050 610505 510208 QNH2944INS BECMG 0901/0902 VRB06KT 9000 -SN OVC040 620406 510208 QNH2951INS BECMG 0903/0904 VRB06KT 6000 -SN BR FEW005 BKN009 OVC090 620099 510208 QNH2952INS TEMPO 0904/0906 0800 SHSN BECMG 0908/0909 VRB06KT 9000 BR VCFG BKN007 OVC090 620071 620901 QNH2952INS BECMG 0911/0912 35010G20KT 1600 DRSN OVC003 620031 QNH2920INS TEMPO 0912/0918 33015G25KT 0800 BLSN 510002 530208 BECMG 0918/0919 02009KT 9999 NSW FEW005 BKN080 620802 QNH2920INS TEMPO
PANC 
29nm NW 
081736Z 0818/0924 12005KT P6SM FEW070 FM082200 02005KT P6SM VCSH OVC045 FM090000 02005KT 3SM -SN BR OVC030 FM090300 01004KT P6SM VCSH BKN040 FM090600 36006KT P6SM SCT030 BKN060
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