Klawock Airport

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Klawock Weather (°F)

PAKW (0.2 NM at True Heading of 11)
METAR: PAKW 260953Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM BKN022 OVC033 06/04 A2972 RMK AO2 RAE21 SLP066 P0000 T00560044 TSNO
TAF: PAKW 260549Z 2606/2706 20012KT P6SM -RA BKN014 BKN024 OVC030 WS020/25030KT FM261000 20005KT 6SM -SHRA BR OVC025 FM261700 25007KT P6SM -SHRA OVC050 FM270300 23004KT P6SM VCSH SCT050 BKN070 AMD LTD TO CLD VIS AND WIND

Location

Latitude: 
55-34-45.2000N (55.579222)
Longitude: 
133-04-33.6000W (-133.076)
Elevation: 
79.7 feet MSL (24 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
18 E (as of November 2022 from WMM2020 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -9.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -8.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
02 N.M. NE of Klawock, Alaska
Found On: 
Ketchikan Chart
FAA Region: 
AAL

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
JUSTIN FITCH
PO BOX 91, ALASKA DOT&PF
CRAIG, AK 99921-0091
907-755-2229
ALASKA DOT&PF SOUTHCOAST REGION
P.O. BOX 112506
JUNEAU, AK 99811-2506
(907) 755-2229

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
05/1975
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 (MSL): 
1080 feet (329 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
AKW
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  7

Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2017)

Total Operations:  4200
Air Taxi:  3300 78.6%
GA Local:  200 4.8%
GA Itinerant:  700 16.7%

Communications

CTAF:  120.900
ASOS:  135.45 (907-755-2641)

  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY ANCHORAGE ARTCC ON FREQS 118.5/284.6 (ANNETTE ISLAND RCAG).
  • COMMUNICATIONS PRVDD BY KETCHIKAN FSS ON FREQS 122.25 (KLAWOCK RCO).
   

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 907

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
Prince of Wales Island Air Services
   Website           Email
755-2217, if nobody around call pager at 826-1218 100LL, Jet A
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Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field:  N
FSS Name (ID):  Ketchikan(KTN) Juneau (JNU)
Frequency: 
Toll Free Phone:  LC225-9481 1-866-297-2236

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 10/06/22 to 0901Z 11/03/22.

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APD - Airport Diagram
DP - Departure Procedure Charts
HOT - Hot Spots
IAP - Instrument Approach Procedure Charts
MIN - Minimums
STAR - Standard Terminal Arrival Charts
Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
Last Cycle
DP TURTY FOUR (RNAV) AK-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 20 AK-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 02 AK-1
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS AK-1
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS AK-1
ODP KLAWOCK ONE (OBSTACLE) (RNAV) AK-1
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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near KLW

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
6.5 Craig Seaplane Base
(CGA CGA)
202 184 100LL
48.3 Ketchikan International Airport
(KTN PAKT KTN)
105 87 100LL, Jet A
59.2 Wrangell Airport
(WRG PAWG WRG)
23 5 100LL, Jet A
73.5 Petersburg James A Johnson Airport
(PSG PAPG PSG)
3 345 100, Jet A
86.3 Saginaw Seaplane Base
(SGW A23)
335 317 100LL

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

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Remarks

A110-1 BIRDS; DEER & BEAR ON & INVOF ARPT.
A110-10 RECOMMEND DALGT OPNS ONLY.
A110-11 IREG WIND CONDS.
A110-12 ARPT CLSD TO ACFT OVER 12,500 LBS GTW; EXCP PPR FM ARPT MANAGER 907-755-2229
A110-13 WX CAMERAS AVBL ON INTERNET AT HTTPS://WEATHERCAMS.FAA.GOV
A110-14 BE ALERT: HIGH LEVEL OF BIRD ACTIVITY AT DIFFERENT TIMES OF THE YEAR. ALL BIRD ACTIVITY SHOULD BE REPORTED TO AMGR OR FSS.
A110-16 RWY20 PAPI 3 DEG LEFT OF RCL UNUSABLE.
A110-17 COLD TEMPERATURE AIRPORT. ALTITUDE CORRECTION REQUIRED AT OR BELOW -10C.
A110-3 HIGH TERRAIN ALL QUADRANTS.
A110-5 BE ALERT DOWNDRAFT & TURB COND VCNTY TDZE RY 02 DUE TO TERRAIN & TREES EAST OF AER.
A110-6 ARPT CONDITION NOT MONITORED, ARPT MAINT ON IREG BASIS, RECOMMEND VISUAL INSPECTION PRIOR TO USING.
A110-7 PARACHUTE JUMPING ONTO ARPT RY; TWY & ACFT PARKING APRON PROHIBITED.
A110-8 CLSD TO ACR OPNS WITH MORE THAN 30 PSGR SEATS.
A30-02/20 RY 02/20 SLOPES DOWN 55 FT- 65 FT FM EACH END TO CTR.
A30A-20 700 FT HILL 2 MILES NE OF AER 20.
A42-02 MKGS FADED.
A42-20 MKGS FADED.
A58-02 4 FT HIGH BRUSH 0-200 FT FM RWY END 105 FT L OF CNTRLN.
A58-20 BRUSH UP TO 8 FT HIGH 0-200 FT FROM RWY THLD, 115 FT LEFT AND RIGHT OF CNTRLN.
A81-APT ACTVT MIRL RY 02/20;PAPI RYS 02 & 20; WINDSOCK & APRON LGTS - 122.25.
A81-BCN ACTVT ROTG BCN - 120.900.

Runways

Runway Summary

Runways: 02/20
Longest Runway: 02/20 is 5000 ft (1524 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

KLW Seaplane Base Runway Details

Runway 02/20  5000 ft x 100 ft (1524 m x 30 m)
Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  100.0

Runway 02

Runway 20

Elevation: 
38.7 79.7
Latitude: 
55-34-26.1322N 55-35-04.3566N
Longitude: 
133-05-01.0398W 133-04-06.1422W
Runway True Alignment: 
039 219
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 4.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left Right
Runway Markings Type: 
Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Fair Fair
Object at End: 
BRUSH BRUSH
Object Height: 
3 2
Distance from End: 
201 201
Object Centerline Offset: 
105 ft. left of centerline 120 ft. left of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
REIL: 
Yes Yes
Threshold Crossing Height: 
34 40

Services

Fuel Available: 
100LL
Landing Fees: 
No

Maps & Diagrams

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