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Birchwood Airport

Birchwood, AK

Phone: 907-338-1432
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Attendance: Attended
Sep-Mar, 7 Days a Week,0800-1700Apr-Aug, 7 Days a Week,0800-1800
Elevation:83 ft (25.3 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. NW of Birchwood
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runways:02L/20R, 02R/20L
Longest paved runway: 4010 ft
  • METARs
  • TAFs
  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.60  (self serve service)

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Runway 02L/20R

Dimensions:4010 x 100ft. / 1222.2 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
02L82.5ft. MSL
14° mag
39° true
0.4% down
non-precisionNo DataTrees, Both-Sides, 76 ft high, 1,647 ft from end, 19:1 clearance slope
-5 Ft Fence 195 Ft Fm Pavement Edge
20R68.4ft. MSL
194° mag
219° true
0.4% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
Trees, 120 ft Both-Sides of center, 55 ft high, 1,112 ft from end, 16:1 clearance slope
S Key Mike 7 Times for VASI

Runway 02R/20L

Dimensions:2200 x 50ft. / 670.6 x 15.2mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, gravel, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
02R78.3ft. MSL

0.3% down
No DataNo Data
20L72.7ft. MSL

0.3% up
No DataTrees, Both-Sides, 65 ft high, 2,088 ft from end, 29:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Alaska Star Flying Club
    Birchwood, AK
    C2 Aviation
    • $4.60
    Chuqiak, AK
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    Services at this airport:

    Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead

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      Operations & More Information

      Lat/Long:N61 24.9578' / W149 30.5097'
      Charts:NACO: Anchorage Sectional
      Mag Var:25E (1985)
      ARTCC:Anchorage (ZAN)
      FSS:Kenai (ENA)
      NOTAM Facility:BCV
      Approach/Departure Control Facility
      Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1096 MSL
      Wind Indicator:Lighted
      Seg. Circle:Yes
      Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
      • high intensity: 7 clicks in 5 secs
      • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
      • low intensity: 3 clicks in 5 secs
      Actvt MIRL Ry 02l/20r; VASI Ry 20r - CTAF

      Aircraft & Activity

      Based GA Aircraft

      Single Engine:272
      Multi Engine:3

      Airport Activity

      GA Local:35,044
      GA Itinerant:35,044
      Air Taxi:

      (12-month period ending on 12/31/2013)

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      Contact Addresses

      Owner:Airport Manager:
      State of Ak DotPF C RegionTom Grman
      Po Box 1969005300 E. Tudor Road, State Of Alaska Dotpf Cr
      Anchorage, AK 99519-6900Anchorage, AK 99507-1249
      907-269-0770 (Office) 907-338-1432 (Office)