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Airport Details

Directions to AK8 Seaplane Base

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Location

Latitude: 
62-18-48.2900N (62.313414)
Longitude: 
150-04-09.6600W (-150.069350)
Elevation: 
400.0 feet MSL (122 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
16.2 E (as of July 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -9.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -8.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
1 N.M. SE of Talkeetna, Alaska
Found On: 
Anchorage Chart
FAA Region: 
AAL

Operations

Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Seaplane Base
Activation Date: 
03/2007
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/ALL
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZAN (Anchorage)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1400 feet (427 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
TKA
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  20

Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2014)

Total Operations:  830
Air Taxi:  300 36.1%
GA Local:  500 60.2%
GA Itinerant:  30 3.6%

Communications

CTAF:  123.600

       

    Contacts

    Manager: 
    Privately owned: 
    DON LEE
    P.O. BOX 139
    TALKEETNA, AK 99676
    907-733-4500
    DON LEE
    P.O. BOX 139
    TALKEETNA, AK 99676
    907-733-4500

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    Area Code: 907

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    Flight Service Stations

    Primary Alternate
    FSS on Field: 
    FSS Name (ID):  Talkeetna(TKA) Kenai (ENA)
    Frequency: 
    Toll Free Phone:  1-800-478-7150 1-866-864-1737
       

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    Maps, Charts, & Diagrams

    Talkeetna - Christiansen Lake (AK8) Seaplane Base Terminal Map

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    AK8 Seaplane Base Sectional

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    METAR / TAF Weather

    METAR

    TAF

    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near AK8

    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
    0.8 Talkeetna Airport
    (TKA PATK TKA)
    306 290 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+
    46.9 Wasilla Airport
    (WWA PAWS IYS)
    161 145 100LL, Jet A
    47.4 Wasilla Lake Seaplane Base
    (5L6)
    156 140 100LL
    51.2 Palmer Buddy Woods Municipal Airport
    (PAQ PAAQ PAQ)
    146 130 100LL, Jet A-1, Jet B
    56.1 Birchwood Airport
    (PABV BCV)
    163 147 100LL
    66.3 Merrill Field Airport
    (MRI PAMR MRI)
    174 158 100, Jet A
    66.4 Alaska Regional Hospital Heliport
    (2OK)
    173 157 100LL, Jet A
    68.0 Lake Hood Seaplane Base
    (PALH LHD)
    177 161 100, 100LL, Jet A
    68.4 Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
    (ANC PANC ANC)
    178 162 100, 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1
    71.5 Cantwell Airport
    (PATW TTW)
    24 7 100LL

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

    List ALL AK8 NOTAMs

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    NOTAMS within
    NM of AK8

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

    Christiansen Lake Seaplane Base Ratings

    Category Aspect Rating
    Overall Rating for Christiansen Lake Seaplane Base
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Flight Service Number of Flights
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Overall Number of Routes Served
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    International Routes Served
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    On-time Performance
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Business Centers
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Airport Website (information & tools)
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Availability of Internet Connectivity
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Wireless Internet Access
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    General Facilities ATM Locations
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Public Telephones
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Restrooms
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Architecture
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Terminal Layout
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Seating Areas
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Overall Cleanliness
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Children Play Areas
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Geographic Location
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Baggage Claim Locations
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Baggage Handling
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Overall Comfort
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Security Lines
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Parking Pricing
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Public Transport
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Car Rental
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Taxis
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Hotel Shuttles
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Proximity to City Center
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
    • 4.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Runways

    AK8 Airport Runway Summary

    Longest Runway: 14W/32W is 4000 ft (1219 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    AK8 Airport Runway Details



    Waterway 04W/22W  3800 ft x 2000 ft (1158 m x 610 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 04W

    Runway 22W

    Elevation: 
    0 0
    Latitude: 
    Longitude: 
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    0 232
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    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



    Waterway 14W/32W  4000 ft x 1600 ft (1219 m x 488 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 14W

    Runway 32W

    Elevation: 
    0 0
    Latitude: 
    Longitude: 
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    0 0
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    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

    Remarks

    A110-1 ALL TRAFFIC REMAIN EAST OF SPB & OVER THE LAKE.
    A110-2 ALL TRAFFIC MUST USE CTAF 123.6.
    A110-3 WX CAMERA AVBL ON INTERNET AT HTTP://AVCAMS.FAA.GOV
    A76 FLOAT AND SKI RATING

    Services

    Fuel Available: 
    100LL

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