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Directions to D71 Seaplane Base

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Location

Latitude: 
61-34-30.5000N (61.575139)
Longitude: 
149-50-51.6000W (-149.847667)
Elevation: 
150.0 feet MSL (46 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
16.1 E (as of November 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -9.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -8.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
4 N.M. NE of Big Lake, Alaska
Found On: 
Anchorage Chart
FAA Region: 
AAL

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Seaplane Base
Activation Date: 
05/2003
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
Unattended
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZAN (Anchorage)
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1150 feet (351 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
ENA
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  6

Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2013)

Total Operations:  430
Air Taxi:  30 7.0%
GA Local:  400 93.0%

Communications

CTAF:  122.800
Unicom:  122.800

       

    Contacts

    Manager: 
    Publicly owned: 
    BILLY CRANFORD
    CRANFORD AVIATION OF ALASKA, 14772 WEST SHORELINE DR
    WASILLA, AK 99623
    907-892-7575
    STATE OF ALASKA, DNR
    550 W 7TH AVE SUITE 900
    ANCHORAGE, AK 99501-3577
    907-269-8400

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    Area Code: 907

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
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    Flight Service Stations

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

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    Maps

    Big Lake - Beaver Lake (D71) Seaplane Base Terminal Map

    Terminal Map Not Available for this Seaplane Base

    D71 Seaplane Base Sectional

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    D71 Seaplane Base Diagram


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    METAR / TAF

    METAR

    TAF

    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near D71

    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
    8.8 Wasilla Airport
    (WWA PAWS IYS)
    91 75 100LL, Jet A
    12.6 Wasilla Lake Seaplane Base
    (5L6)
    86 70 100LL
    13.6 Birchwood Airport
    (PABV BCV)
    134 118 100LL
    21.7 Merrill Field Airport
    (MRI PAMR MRI)
    179 163 100, Jet A
    21.7 Warren 'Bud' Woods Palmer Municipal Airport
    (PAQ PAAQ PAQ)
    86 70 100LL, Jet A-1, Jet B
    21.8 Alaska Regional Hospital Heliport
    (2OK)
    178 162 100LL, Jet A
    23.9 Lake Hood Seaplane Base
    (PALH LHD)
    188 172 100, 100LL, Jet A
    24.4 Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
    (ANC PANC ANC)
    190 174 100, 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1
    45.3 Talkeetna Airport
    (TKA PATK TKA)
    351 335 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+
    72.5 Kenai Municipal Airport
    (ENA PAEN ENA)
    214 199 100LL, Jet A
    74.5 Soldotna Airport
    (SXQ PASX SXQ)
    208 192 100LL, Jet A

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

    List ALL D71 NOTAMs

    NOTAM Radius Search

    NOTAMS within
    NM of D71

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

    Beaver Lake Seaplane Base Ratings

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

    Flight Service Number of Flights
    • 4.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Overall Number of Routes Served
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    International Routes Served
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

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

    Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
    • 3.0/5 (3 votes cast)

    Business Centers
    • 4.0/5 (3 votes 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
    • 4.3/5 (4 votes cast)

    Architecture
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Terminal Layout
    • 4.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Seating Areas
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Overall Cleanliness
    • 3.7/5 (3 votes cast)

    Children Play Areas
    • 4.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Geographic Location
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

    Baggage Handling
    • 3.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Overall Comfort
    • 3.7/5 (3 votes 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
    • 3.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Car Rental
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Taxis
    • 3.0/5 (3 votes 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)

    Remarks

    A110-1 PUB ACCESS TO SW LAKE SHORE AND LIMITED PUB ACCESS TO NE LAKE SHORE. NO SVC OF ANY TYPE AVBL TO TRAN ACFT.
    A110-2 WX CAMERA AVBL ON INTERNET AT HTTP://AVCAMS.FAA.GOV
    A110-3 WATCH FOR PERSONAL WATERCRAFT.

    Runways

    D71 Airport Runway Summary

    Runways: 01W/19W
    Longest Runway: 01W/19W is 5000 ft (1524 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    D71 Airport Runway Details

    Waterway 01W/19W  5000 ft x 400 ft (1524 m x 122 m)
    Runway Length Source:  OWNER as of 05/13/2002
    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 01W

    Runway 19W

    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

    Services

    Airframe Repair: 
    Major
    Powerplant Repair: 
    Major
    Bottled Oxygen: 
    None
    Bulk Oxygen: 
    None
    Fuel Available: 
    100LL, Jet A
    Landing Fees: 
    Yes
    Parking: 
    Tiedowns available

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