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Valdez Pioneer Field Airport

IATA: VDZ

ICAO: PAVD

FAA: VDZ

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VDZ Airport Location

Latitude: 
61-08-03.1750N (61.134215)
Longitude: 
146-14-41.1430W (-146.244762)
Elevation: 
121.0 feet MSL (37 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
17.5 E (as of December 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -9.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -8.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
3 N.M. E of Valdez, Alaska
Found On: 
Anchorage Chart
FAA Region: 
AAL

VDZ Airport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 06/24 is 6508 ft (1984 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 06

VDZ Airport General Information

Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
MAY-SEPT/ALL/0700-1830
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1121 feet (342 m)
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: A
Air Carrier Service: Scheduled
Certification Date: 04/2005

VDZ Airport Services

Airframe Repair: 
Minor
Powerplant Repair: 
Minor
Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet B - Wide-cut turbine fuel, freeze point -50C
Fees: 
No
Other Services: 
Cargo Handling Services

VDZ Airport Contact Information

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
STEVE SEARLES
BOX 507
VALDEZ, AK 99686
907-835-5658
ALASKA DOT&PF NORTHERN REGION
2301 PEGER ROAD
FAIRBANKS, AK 99709
907-451-5217

VDZ Airport Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field:  N
FSS Name (ID):  Juneau(JNU)
Frequency: 
Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
   

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(PAQ PAAQ PAQ)
289 272 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet B - Wide-cut turbine fuel, freeze point -50C
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(5L6)
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(PABV BCV)
281 265 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
98.3 Wasilla Airport
(WWA PAWS IYS)
286 270 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C

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