Northway Airport

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Northway Weather (°F)

PAOR (0.3 NM at True Heading of 280)
METAR: PAOR 042153Z 09003KT 10SM FEW060 M19/M22 A2951 RMK AO2 SLP054 T11891217
TAF: PAOR 041743Z 0418/0518 VRB03KT P6SM -SN SCT025 OVC060 FM042200 VRB03KT 5SM -SN BKN025 OVC050 FM050900 VRB03KT P6SM VCSH BKN025 OVC050

Location

Latitude: 
62-57-40.2000N (62.961167)
Longitude: 
141-55-41.1000W (-141.928083)
Elevation: 
1720.1 feet MSL (524 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
17.8 E (as of February 2023 from WMM2020 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -9.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -8.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
00 N.M. S of Northway, Alaska
Found On: 
Anchorage Chart
FAA Region: 
AAL

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
SAM JENNINGS
BOX 356
TOK, AK 99780
907-883-5128
ALASKA DOT&PF NORTHERN REGION
2301 PEGER RD.
FAIRBANKS, AK 99709
907-451-2200

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
07/1947
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
Traffic Pattern Altitude (MSL): 
2720 feet (829 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
ORT
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

Based Aircraft

Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2019)

Total Operations:  15800
Air Taxi:  4000 25.3%
GA Local:  3500 22.2%
GA Itinerant:  8000 50.6%
Military Aircraft:  300 1.9%

Communications

CTAF:  123.600
ASOS:  135.4 (907-778-2282)

  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY ANCHORAGE ARTCC ON FREQS 126.55/323.0 (NORTHWAY RCAG).
  • CONTRACT WX OBS IS AVBL WHEN ORT FSS CLSD ON 133.55 OR PHONE 907-778-2240.
   

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 907

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
Larson's Northway Airport Enterprises
  
778-2266 100LL, Jet A
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Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field:  Y
FSS Name (ID):  Northway(ORT) Fairbanks (FAI)
Frequency: 
Toll Free Phone:  1-800-478-6611 1-866-248-6516

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 01/26/23 to 0901Z 02/23/23.

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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
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 05 AK-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 23 AK-1
IAP VOR/DME-A AK-1
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS AK-1
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS AK-1
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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near ORT

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
35.5 Tok Junction Airport
(TKJ PFTO 6K8)
308 291 100LL, Jet A

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

NOTAMs

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NOTAM Radius Search

NOTAMS within

Enter NOTAM radius search distance

This field is required
NM of PAOR

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

NOTAMS within

Enter NOTAM radius search distance

This field is required
NM of PAOR

Remarks

A110-1 SNOW REMOVAL OPERATIONS DURING WINTER - MONITOR CTAF.
A110-10 NORTHWAY ARPT WX CAMERA AND KNOB RIDGE WX CAMERA AVBL ON INTERNET AT HTTPS://WEATHERCAMS.FAA.GOV/.
A110-11 FSS ON ARPT 15 JUN-30 SEP.
A110-12 PILOTS OF ACFT ARRIVING ORT/PAOR OR YARGER LAKE FROM FOREIGN COUNTRIES MUST RECEIVE PERMISSION TO LAND FROM U.S. CUSTOMS BY PHONE 907-774-2242/2252 AT LEAST TWO HOURS PRIOR TO ARRIVAL. PERMISSION IS NOT NORMALLY GRANTED OUTSIDE 1800Z-0000Z DLY.
A110-13 IN ADDITION AN EAPIS MANIFEST IS ALSO REQUIRED TO BE FILED ELECTRONICALLY PRIOR TO DEPARTURE.
A110-14 COLD TEMPERATURE AIRPORT. ALTITUDE CORRECTION REQUIRED AT OR BELOW -38C.
A110-4 FLOATPLANE CUSTOMS SVC AVBL AT YARGER LAKE - 8 NM EAST.
A110-5 FREQUENT STRONG & VARIABLE CROSSWINDS.
A110-7 SKI STRIP PARALLEL AND ADJACENT TO APCH END RWY 23 NW SIDE.
A110-8 SUAIS - 125.3/126.3(1-800-758-8723).
A110-9 RWY CONDITION NOT MONITORED; RECOMMEND VISUAL INSPECTION PRIOR TO LANDING.
A81-APT ACTVT REIL RWY 23; PAPI RWY 05 & 23; MIRL RWY 05/23 - CTAF.

Runways

Runway Summary

Runways: 05/23
Longest Runway: 05/23 is 5100 ft (1554 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

ORT Airport Runway Details

Runway 05/23  5100 ft x 100 ft (1554 m x 30 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 07/15/2012
Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

Runway 05

Runway 23

Elevation: 
1720.1 1718.7
Latitude: 
62-57-34.1910N 62-57-46.2577N
Longitude: 
141-56-34.6047W 141-54-47.5567W
Runway True Alignment: 
076 256
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Object at End: 
TREES TREES
Object Height: 
61 60
Distance from End: 
2029 1195
Object Centerline Offset: 
425 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: 
No Yes
Threshold Crossing Height: 
39 36

Services

Fuel Available: 
100LL, Jet A
Parking: 
Tiedowns available

Maps & Diagrams

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