Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport

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Location

Latitude: 
57-02-48.6037N (57.046834)
Longitude: 
135-21-39.8473W (-135.361069)
Elevation: 
26.5 feet MSL (8 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. W of Sitka, Alaska
Found On: 
Juneau Chart
FAA Region: 
AAL

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
KELLY BODDY
605 AIRPORT RD
SITKA, AK 99835
907-966-2960
ALASKA DOT&PF SOUTHCOAST REGION
6860 GLACIER HIGHWAY
JUNEAU, AK 99801-7999
907-465-1786

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
12/1969
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/
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: 
1026 feet (313 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
SIT
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
Yes
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No
Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting: 
Class I
ARFF Index: B
Air Carrier Service: Scheduled
Certification Date: 03/2005

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  21
Multi Engine:  4
Military Aircraft:  3

Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2017)

Total Operations:  23327
Commercial:  1800 7.7%
Air Taxi:  9860 42.3%
GA Local:  3342 14.3%
GA Itinerant:  7000 30.0%
Military Aircraft:  1325 5.7%

Communications

CTAF:  123.600
Unicom:  122.950
Approach:  ANCHORAGE ARTCC
Departure:  ANCHORAGE ARTCC
ATIS:  Hrs: 24
ASOS:  135.9 (907-966-2209)
AFIS:  135.9

  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY ANCHORAGE ARTCC ON FREQS 126.1/335.5 (BIORKA ISLAND RCAG).
  • COAST GUARD AIR OPERATIONS (SITKA AIR) B.345.0X 8980X C. 5692X C. 2182
  • SIT AFIS ON FREQUENCY 135.9.
   

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 907

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
Aero Services, Inc.
   Website           Email
Unicom 122.95 747-7222 100LL, Jet A
Texaco aviation fuel
Texaco
100LL - 2.54 USD per gallon
on 8/19/01
Trucks At Tie-down Locations
Texaco aviation fuel
Texaco
Jet A - 2.39 USD per gallon
on 8/19/01
Trucks At Tie-down Locations
Harris Aircraft Services, Inc.
   Website           Email
966-3050 customer service,
966-2204 aircraft maintenance
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Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field:  Y
FSS Name (ID):  Sitka(SIT) Juneau (JNU)
Frequency: 
Toll Free Phone:  1-800-478-6300 1-866-297-2236

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 04/22/21 to 0901Z 05/20/21.

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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 MANGM ONE AK-1
DP SITKA NINE AK-1
IAP LDA/DME RWY 11 AK-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 11 AK-1
IAP VOR/DME-A AK-1
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS AK-1
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS AK-1
ODP BIORKA FOUR (OBSTACLE) AK-1
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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near SIT

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
40.5 Saginaw Seaplane Base
(SGW A23)
103 85 100LL
80.4 Petersburg James A Johnson Airport
(PSG PAPG PSG)
99 81 100, Jet A
82.4 Juneau International Airport
(JNU PAJN JNU)
17 358 100LL, Jet A-1+
83.4 Gustavus Airport
(GST PAGS GST)
352 333 100LL, Jet A

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

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Remarks

A110-11 PARACHUTE JUMPING ONTO ARPT RY; TWY & ACFT PARKING APRON PROHIBITED.
A110-12 (CG) PPR DUE TO LMTD & CONGESTED RAMP AREA CALL C907-966-5420; WKEND & HOLS CALL C907-966-5556.
A110-14 INBOUND ACFT CTC SITKA AIR 10 MIN PRIOR TO LANDING FREQ 345.0 OR VIA FSS.
A110-16 SITKA ROCKY GUTIERREZ ARPT WX CAMERA AND LEVEL ISLAND WX CAMERA AVBL ON INTERNET AT HTTP://AVCAMS.FAA.GOV
A110-17 ARPT SAND LARGER GRADATION THAN FAA RECOMMENDED/SEE AC150/5200-30.
A110-18 24 HOUR PPR FOR CARGO OPS OVER 100,000 LBS CALL 907-966-2960.
A110-19 SNOW REMOVAL, WILDLIFE CONTROL, COND REPORTING, AND OTHER AIRFIELD MAINT SERVICES ONLY AVBL AND VALID DURG ARPT MAINT DTY HRS. CTC ARPT MGMT FOR ANY AFT-HRS REQ FOR AIRFIELD SERVICES.
A110-20 RY 11/29 NO LOCKED WHEEL TURNS PERMITTED.
A110-21 RY 11/29 SAFETY AREA ARMOR ROCK MIDDLE 1600 FT SOUTH SIDE.
A110-23 PCN 13/F/B/Y/T: GA PORTION (NORTHERN MOST SECTION OF FACILITY).
A110-24 ARPT MAINT DTY HRS SUN-FRI 0500-2400, SAT 0500-2000.
A110-3 LARGE FLOCKS OF BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
A110-8 SITKA WX REPORT AVBL LC 966-2913 OR FREQ 122.45 2200-0600.
A110-9 TRANSIENT PARKING RESTRICTED TO W SIDE OF APRON ONLY.
A16 FAX 907-966-2961.
A17 SUMMER 1300-0800Z SUN-FRI, 1300-0400Z SAT; WINTER 1300-0700Z SUN-SAT.
A26 ARFF SVC IS ONLY AVBL DURING SCHEDULED ACR OPNS. CLSD TO ACR OPNS WITH MORE THAN 30 PASSENGER SEATS EXCP 24 HR PPR IN WRITING TO AMGR 605 AIRPORT ROAD SITKA AK 99835.
A43-29 VASI DOES NOT PRVD OBSTN CLNC BYD 3.0 NM FM THLD.
A70 FOR FUEL AFT HRS CTC UNICOM FREQ 122.95 OR 907-747-7222.
A81-APT FOR HIRL RY 11/29 & REIL RYS 11 & 29 CTC SITKA FSS OR CALL 907-966-2221; ACTVT CTAF WHEN SITKA FSS CLSD. VASI RYS 11 & 29 OPER CONTINUOUSLY.

Runways

Runway Summary

Runways: 11/29
Longest Runway: 11/29 is 7200 ft (2195 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 11

SIT Airport Runway Details

Runway 11/29  7200 ft x 150 ft (2195 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  ADO as of 03/26/2014
Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
Runway Pavement Class:  51 /F/B/X/T
Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  100.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  160.0
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  300.0
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

Runway 11

Runway 29

Elevation: 
24.2 26.5
Latitude: 
57-03-13.9163N 57-02-23.2911N
Longitude: 
135-22-25.4416W 135-20-54.2530W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
136 316
ILS Type: 
LDA/DME
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Right Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Precision Instrument Precision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Fair Fair
Arresting Device: 
Object at End: 
TREE TREE
Object Height: 
57 112
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
2700 2240
Object Centerline Offset: 
0 ft. left and right of centerline 500 ft. left of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Box VASI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Box VASI On Right Side Of Runway
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Approach Light System: 
REIL: 
Yes Yes
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
Threshold Crossing Height: 
50 52
Threshold Elevation: 
24.2 26.5
Displaced Threshold: 
200 180
Threshold Latitude: 
57-03-12.5103N 57-02-24.5570N

Threshold Longitude: 

135-22-22.9076W 135-20-56.5318W
Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
7200 7200
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
7200 7200
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
6720 6700
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
6500 6500

Services

Airframe Repair: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Minor
Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
100LL, Jet A
Landing Fees: 
No

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