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  • Location

    Latitude: 
    61-21-09.0700N (61.352519)
    Longitude: 
    149-32-46.8600W (-149.546350)
    Elevation: 
    295.0 feet MSL (90 m MSL)
    Magnetic Variation: 
    16.2 E (as of October 2018 from WMM2015 model)
    Time Zone: 
    UTC -9.0 (Standard Time)
    UTC -8.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
    From City: 
    2 N.M. N of Eagle River, Alaska
    Found On: 
    Anchorage Chart
    FAA Region: 
    AAL
  • Seaplane Base 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: 
    1295 feet (395 m)
    NOTAMs Facility: 
    ENA
    NOTAM-D Service: 
    Yes

    Based Aircraft

    Single Engine:  65

    Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2013)

    Total Operations:  1310
    Air Taxi:  10 0.8%
    GA Local:  1200 91.6%
    GA Itinerant:  100 7.6%
  • Communications

    CTAF:  123.000
    Unicom:  123.000

         
    • Contacts

      Manager: 
      Privately owned: 
      CHRISTOPHER HUDSON
      14111 W. LAKE RIDGE DR
      EAGLE RIVER, AK 99577
      907-250-7834
      CHRISTOPHER & DEBBY HUDSON
      14111 W. LAKE RIDGE DR
      EAGLE RIVER, AK 99577
      907-696-1037
    • Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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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

      Eagle River - D&C Fire Lake Flying Club (D72) Seaplane Base Terminal Map

      Terminal Map Not Available for this Seaplane Base

      D72 Seaplane Base Sectional

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      D72 Seaplane Base Diagram


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    • METAR / TAF

      METAR

      TAF

    • Navigation Aids (Navaids) near D72

      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
      4.0 Birchwood Airport
      (PABV BCV)
      15 359 100LL
      11.6 Alaska Regional Hospital Heliport
      (2OK)
      224 208 100LL, Jet A
      12.0 Merrill Field Airport
      (MRI PAMR MRI)
      226 210 100, Jet A
      13.2 Wasilla Airport
      (WWA PAWS IYS)
      0 344 100LL, Jet A
      14.6 Wasilla Lake Seaplane Base
      (5L6)
      15 359 100LL
      15.9 Lake Hood Seaplane Base
      (PALH LHD)
      229 213 100, 100LL, Jet A
      16.9 Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
      (ANC PANC ANC)
      230 214 100, 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1
      19.6 Palmer Buddy Woods Municipal Airport
      (PAQ PAAQ PAQ)
      41 25 100LL, Jet A-1, Jet B
      60.2 Talkeetna Airport
      (TKA PATK TKA)
      345 329 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+
      68.1 Kenai Municipal Airport
      (ENA PAEN ENA)
      227 212 100LL, Jet A
      68.3 Soldotna Airport
      (SXQ PASX SXQ)
      220 205 100LL, Jet A
    • Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

      NOTAMs

      List ALL D72 NOTAMs

      NOTAM Radius Search

      NOTAMS within
      NM of D72

      NOTAM Flight Path Search (Enter from two to five locations below)

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

      D&C Fire Lake Flying Club Seaplane Base Ratings

      Category Aspect Rating
      Overall Rating for D&C Fire Lake Flying Club 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 BEACHING AREA IN SW CORNER OF LAKE. NO DOCK. BEACH IS STEEPLY SLOPED, ROCKS ON BEACH UP TO 4 IN. ROAD WITHIN 15 FT OF SHORE LINE AT BEACHING AREA.
      A110-2 ALL OTHER PROPERTY ON LAKE IS PVT/ NON-COML.
      A110-3 TRANSIENT OVERNIGHT PARKING AVBL. CALL BEFORE ARRIVAL 907-250-7834.

    • Runways

      D72 Airport Runway Summary

      Runways: N/S
      Longest Runway: N/S is 3500 ft (1067 m) long
      Runways with an Instrument Approach:

      D72 Airport Runway Details

      Waterway N/S  3500 ft x 200 ft (1067 m x 61 m)
      Runway Length Source:  OWNER as of 01/29/2003
      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 N

      Runway S

      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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