Buckland Airport

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Location

Latitude: 
65-58-53.6000N (65.981556)
Longitude: 
161-08-56.9000W (-161.149139)
Elevation: 
29.0 feet MSL (9 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
10.9 E (as of May 2021 from WMM2020 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -9.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -8.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
01 N.M. SW of Buckland, Alaska
Found On: 
Nome Chart
FAA Region: 
AAL

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
ALVIN WERNEKE
PO BOX 55
KOTZEBUE, AK 99752
907-442-3147
ALASKA DOT&PF NORTHERN REGION
2301 PEGER ROAD
FAIRBANKS, AK 99701
907-451-2200

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
Unattended
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZAN (Anchorage)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZAN (Anchorage)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1029 feet (314 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
BVK
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  1

Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2016)

Total Operations:  4250
Air Taxi:  4250 100.0%

Communications

CTAF:  122.900
AWOS-3P:  135.15 (907-494-2180)

  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY ANCHORAGE ARTCC ON FREQS 119.2/263.0 (KOTZEBUE RCAG).COMMUNICATIONS PRVDD BY KOTZEBUE FSS ON FREQ 122.30 (BUCKLAND RCO).
   

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 907

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Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field: 
FSS Name (ID):  Kotzebue(OTZ) Fairbanks (FAI)
Frequency: 
Toll Free Phone:  1-800-478-7460 1-866-248-6516

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 04/22/21 to 0901Z 05/20/21.

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HOT - Hot Spots
IAP - Instrument Approach Procedure Charts
MIN - Minimums
STAR - Standard Terminal Arrival Charts
Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
Last Cycle
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 11 AK-1 Changed
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 29 AK-1 Changed
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS AK-1
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS AK-1
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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near BKC

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
64.4 Ralph Wien Meml Airport
(OTZ PAOT OTZ)
327 317 100, Jet A

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

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Remarks

A110-1 RWY SUBJECT TO TURBULENT CROSSWINDS IN SUMMER MONTHS.
A110-2 RY COND NOT MONITORED; RECOMMEND VISUAL INSPECTION PRIOR TO LANDING.
A110-4 MIGRATORY WATERFOWL INVOF ARPT SPRING THROUGH FALL.
A110-5 WX CAMERA AVBL ON INTERNET AT HTTP://AVCAMS.FAA.GOV
A5 NORTHWEST ARCTIC BOROUGH
A81-APT ACTVT MIRL RWY 11/29 - CTAF. VASI RWY 11 & 29 OPER CONTINUOUSLY.

Runways

Runway Summary

Runways: 11/29
Longest Runway: 11/29 is 3200 ft (975 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

BKC Airport Runway Details

Runway 11/29  3200 ft x 75 ft (975 m x 23 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 07/24/2010
Surface:  Gravel - Good condition -
Runway Pavement Class: 
Runway Edge Lights:  Medium 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: 

Runway 11

Runway 29

Elevation: 
27.1 28.7
Latitude: 
65-59-01.9209N 65-58-45.3320N
Longitude: 
161-09-29.7378W 161-08-24.0480W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
122 302
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.5 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Runway Markings Type: 
Runway Markings Condition:
Arresting Device: 
Object at End: 
BRUSH ANT
Object Height: 
5 60
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Lighted
Distance from End: 
0 1545
Object Centerline Offset: 
95 ft. left and right of centerline 155 ft. left and right of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Box VASI On Right Side Of Runway 4-Box VASI On Left Side Of Runway
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Approach Light System: 
REIL: 
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
Threshold Crossing Height: 
25 29
Threshold Elevation: 
Displaced Threshold: 
Threshold Latitude: 

Threshold Longitude: 

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

Services

Airframe Repair: 
Minor
Powerplant Repair: 
Minor
Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
100, Jet A
Landing Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Hangars available

Maps & Diagrams

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