Port Walter Seaplane Base

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Location

Latitude: 
56-22-51.6620N (56.381017)
Longitude: 
134-39-03.3520W (-134.650931)
Elevation: 
0.0 feet MSL (0 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
18.3 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 Port Walter, Alaska
Found On: 
Juneau Chart
FAA Region: 
AAL

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
ANDREW GRAY
NOAA NATIONAL MARINE FISHERIES SERV, P.O. BOX 2530
SITKA, AK 99835
907-723-4457
US DEPT. OF COMMERCE, NOAA, NMFS
17109 PT LENA LP RD
JUNEAU, AK 99801
907-723-4457

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Seaplane Base
Activation Date: 
04/1962
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: 
1000 feet (305 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
SIT
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 12/31/2017)

Total Operations:  100
Air Taxi:  100 100.0%

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):  Sitka(SIT) Juneau (JNU)
    Frequency: 
    Toll Free Phone:  1-800-478-6300 1-866-297-2236

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    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near PWR

    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
    34.4 Saginaw Seaplane Base
    (SGW A23)
    27 9 100LL
    46.3 Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport
    (SIT PASI SIT)
    329 311 100, Jet A-1+
    61.7 Petersburg James A Johnson Airport
    (PSG PAPG PSG)
    65 47 100, Jet A
    71.5 Klawock Airport
    (KLW PAKW AKW)
    131 113 100LL, Jet A
    74.0 Craig Seaplane Base
    (CGA CGA)
    136 118 100LL
    75.9 Wrangell Airport
    (WRG PAWG WRG)
    84 66 100LL, Jet A

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

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    Remarks

    A110-1 YEAR ROUND OPN. BAY FREEZES OVER IN WINTER OCCASIONALLY. BAY EXPOSED TO NORTHERLY SWELLS AT HIGH TIDES.

    Runways

    Runway Summary

    Runways: NE/SW
    Longest Runway: NE/SW is 3000 ft (914 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    PWR Airport Runway Details

    Waterway NE/SW  3000 ft x 400 ft (914 m x 122 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Water -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Intensity

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    Waterway NE

    Runway SW

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    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left Left
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    Services

    Airframe Repair: 
    Minor
    Powerplant Repair: 
    Minor
    Bottled Oxygen: 
    None
    Bulk Oxygen: 
    None
    Fuel Available: 
    100LL, Jet A
    Parking: 
    Hangars available

    Maps & Diagrams

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