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Location

Latitude: 
56-27-58.7700N (56.466325)
Longitude: 
132-22-48.0650W (-132.380018)
Elevation: 
0.0 feet MSL (0 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
18.7 E (as of April 2019 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -9.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -8.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
0 N.M. S of Wrangell, Alaska
Found On: 
Juneau Chart
FAA Region: 
AAL

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Seaplane Base
Activation Date: 
07/1947
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
Unattended
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZAN (Anchorage)
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1000 feet (305 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
WRG
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
Yes
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

Based Aircraft

Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2017)

Total Operations:  340
Air Taxi:  100 29.4%
GA Local:  40 11.8%
GA Itinerant:  200 58.8%

Communications

CTAF:  122.600

       

    Contacts

    Manager: 
    Publicly owned: 
    GREG MEISSNER HARBOR MASTER
    BOX 531
    WRANGELL, AK 99929
    907-874-3736
    CITY OF WRANGELL
    P.O. BOX 531
    WRANGELL, AK 99929

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    Area Code: 907

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    Flight Service Stations

    Primary Alternate
    FSS on Field:  N
    FSS Name (ID):  Sitka(SIT) Juneau (JNU)
    Frequency: 
    Toll Free Phone:  1-800-478-6300 1-866-297-2236
       

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    Maps

    Wrangell - Wrangell (68A) Seaplane Base Terminal Map

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    68A Seaplane Base Sectional

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    METAR / TAF

    METAR

    TAF

    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near 68A

    Navigational Aid (NAVAID) distances from the airport are listed in Nautical Miles (NM).

    Nearby Airports with Fuel

    Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
    1.1 Wrangell Airport
    (WRG PAWG WRG)
    17 358 100LL, Jet A
    27.4 Petersburg James A Johnson Airport
    (PSG PAPG PSG)
    317 298 100, Jet A
    58.1 Klawock Airport
    (KLW PAKW AKW)
    203 185 100LL, Jet A
    63.8 Saginaw Seaplane Base
    (SGW A23)
    294 275 100LL
    64.6 Craig Seaplane Base
    (CGA CGA)
    203 185 100LL
    70.4 Ketchikan International Airport
    (KTN PAKT KTN)
    161 143 100LL, Jet A

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

    List ALL 68A NOTAMs

    NOTAM Radius Search

    NOTAMS within
    NM of 68A

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    Locations (ICAO):
    Buffer (Both Sides):
    NM
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    Ratings & Reviews

    Wrangell Seaplane Base Ratings

    Category Aspect Rating
    Overall Rating for Wrangell Seaplane Base
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Flight Service Number of Flights
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Overall Number of Routes Served
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    International Routes Served
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    On-time Performance
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Business Centers
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Airport Website (information & tools)
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Availability of Internet Connectivity
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Wireless Internet Access
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    General Facilities ATM Locations
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Public Telephones
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Restrooms
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Architecture
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Terminal Layout
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Seating Areas
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Overall Cleanliness
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Children Play Areas
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Geographic Location
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Baggage Claim Locations
    • 2.0/5 (3 votes cast)

    Baggage Handling
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Overall Comfort
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Security Lines
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Parking Pricing
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Public Transport
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Car Rental
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Taxis
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Hotel Shuttles
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Proximity to City Center
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Remarks

    A110-1 FLASHING LGT END OF BREAKWATER.
    A110-2 BE ALERT FOR HEAVY BOAT TFC IN HARBOR; DO NOT LAND IN HARBOR.
    A110-3 BOATS TIED TO SPB FLOAT RAMP.
    A110-5 EXPOSED TO WEST WIND CAUSING WAVES IN HARBOR. RCMD NOT LEAVING PLANE TIED TO FACE OF FLOAT UNATNDD.
    A110-6 WX CAMERA AVBL ON INTERNET AT HTTP://AVCAMS.FAA.GOV
    A110-7 PRIOR TO LNDG IN HARBOR CTC HARBOR MASTER - (907) 894-3736.
    A70 AVGAS AVBL ACROSS HARBOR AT (907) 874-2388.
    A71 SERVICE AVBL AT AIRPORT.
    A72 SERVICE AVBL AT AIRPORT.

    Runways

    68A Airport Runway Summary

    Runways: NW/SE
    Longest Runway: NW/SE is 9000 ft (2743 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    68A Airport Runway Details

    Waterway NW/SE  9000 ft x 360 ft (2743 m x 110 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Water -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Waterway NW

    Runway SE

    Elevation: 
    0 0
    Latitude: 
    Longitude: 
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    0 0
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left Left
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    Object Height: 
    0 0
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    0 0
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    Threshold Elevation: 
    0 0
    Displaced Threshold: 
    0 0
    Threshold Latitude: 

    Threshold Longitude: 

    Declared Distances
    Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
    0 0
    Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
    0 0
    Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
    0 0
    Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
    0 0

    Services

    Fuel Available: 
    100LL, Jet A
    Landing Fees: 
    Yes
    Parking: 
    Hangars and tiedowns available

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