Glacier Creek Airport

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Location

Latitude: 
61-27-18.4840N (61.455134)
Longitude: 
142-22-51.4230W (-142.380951)
Elevation: 
2380.0 feet MSL (725 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
17.8 E (as of May 2021 from WMM2020 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -9.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -8.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
00 N.M. N of Glacier Creek, Alaska
Found On: 
Anchorage Chart
FAA Region: 
AAL

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
DANNY ROSENKRANS
BOX 493
COPPER CENTER, AK 99753
907-822-7240
NPS WRANGELL-ST ELIAS
BOX 493
COPPER CENTER, AK 99573
907-822-7250

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
01/1952
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
Unattended
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZAN (Anchorage)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZAN (Anchorage)
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
3380 feet (1030 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
ENA
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
No
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

Based Aircraft

Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2018)

Total Operations:  60
Air Taxi:  50 83.3%
GA Itinerant:  10 16.7%

Communications

CTAF:  122.900

       

    Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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    Area Code: 907

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    Flight Service Stations

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

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    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
    91.2 Northway Airport
    (ORT PAOR ORT)
    7 349 100LL, Jet A

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

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    Remarks

    A110-1 RY 11/29 IN STEEP MOUNTAIN CANYON & SUBJECT TO TURBULENT WINDS.
    A110-3 RY 11/29 NOT RCMD FOR TRI-CYCLE GENERAL ACFT.
    A110-5 RY 11/29 SLOPE 2%.
    A110-6 RY COND NOT MONITORED; RCMD VISUAL INSPECTION PRIOR TO LANDING.
    A32-11/29 15 FT WIDE GRAVEL PATH. BRUSH TO 36 IN BOTH SIDES.
    A33-11/29 RY SFC ROUGH WITH ROCKS TO 8 IN DIAM, RUTS DOWN RY CENTER; RY UNDULATES.
    E111 ESTABD PRIOR TO 1959.

    Runways

    Runway Summary

    Runways: 11/29
    Longest Runway: 11/29 is 1400 ft (427 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    KGZ Airport Runway Details

    Runway 11/29  1400 ft x 15 ft (427 m x 5 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Gravel - Poor condition -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Intensity

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    Runway 11

    Runway 29

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    Latitude: 
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    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: 
    TREES TREE
    Object Height: 
    15 12
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    0 0
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    16 ft. left and right of centerline 47 ft. left and right of centerline
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    Declared Distances
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    Services

    Fuel Available: 
    100LL, Jet A
    Landing Fees: 
    No
    Parking: 
    Hangars available

    Maps & Diagrams

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