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Fairbanks International Airport

Fairbanks, AK

Phone: 907-474-2500
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,All
Tower:ATCT plus Terminal Radar Approach Control, 24 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 24Primary Depart. Control Hrs: 24Primary Approach Control Hrs: 24
Elevation:439 ft (133.8 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. SW of Fairbanks
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, DME, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS, TACAN, RNP
Runways:02/20 (unpaved) , 02L/20R, 02R/20L, 02W/20W (waterway)
Longest paved runway: 11800 ft
Fees:Parking, Tiedown, Landing
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.18  (self serve service)
100LL$ 5.60  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.23  (full serve service)

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Runway 02/20

Dimensions:2900 x 75ft. / 883.9 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:gravel, no surface treatment, condition not reportedRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
02433.0ft. MSL
17° mag
38° true
0.0% up
No DataNo Data
20433.6ft. MSL
197° mag
218° true
0.0% down
No DataNo Data

Runway 02L/20R

Dimensions:11800 x 150ft. / 3596.6 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 75000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
02L435.6ft. MSL
17° mag
38° true
0.0% up
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
end touchdown: End Touchdown Lights are present
runway visual range: Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout
approach: 2400ft/High-Intensity/Sequenced Flashers, Cat-II/III Config.
centerline: Centerline Lights are present
750' Disp Threshold
ILS/DMETree, 652 ft Left of center, 72 ft high, 2,711 ft from end, 34:1 clearance slope
20R438.9ft. MSL
197° mag
218° true
0.0% down
precisionrunway visual range: Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
centerline: Centerline Lights are present
750' Disp Threshold
ILS/DMETree, 430 ft Right of center, 86 ft high, 3,096 ft from end, 33:1 clearance slope
Ry 20r PAPI Unusbl Byd 8 Degs Right of Cntrln

Runway 02R/20L

Dimensions:6501 x 100ft. / 1981.5 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
02R433.2ft. MSL
17° mag
38° true
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Trees, 350 ft Both-Sides of center, 79 ft high, 2,175 ft from end, 25:1 clearance slope
20L433.1ft. MSL
197° mag
218° true
No Datavisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present

Waterway 02W/20W

Dimensions:5400 x 100ft. / 1645.9 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:waterRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
02W423.4ft. MSL
17° mag
38° true
buoyNo DataFence, 170 ft Left of center, 14 ft high, 553 ft from end, 39:1 clearance slope
20W423.4ft. MSL
197° mag
218° true
buoyNo DataFence, centered, 11 ft high, 505 ft from end, 45:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
ACE Fuels
  • $5.18
On field: CTR
Aircom Avionics
  • Maintenance
  • Sales
On field: NE
Alaska Aerofuel
  • $5.60
  • $5.20
  • $5.23
On field: N
UNICOM: 122.95
Arctic Flying Club
    Fairbanks, AK
    Fairbanks Flight Train
    • Flight Training
    On field: NE
    Kirst Aviation
    • Rentals
    • Flight Training
    On field: E
    Northland Aviation Services
    • Maintenance
    • Sales
    On field: E
    ProFlite of Alaska
    • Rentals
    • Flight Training
    On field: E
    University of Alaska - Fairbanks
    • Flight Training
    Fairbanks, AK
    Warbelow's Air Ventures, Inc.
    • Sales
    On field: NE
    Warbelow's Flight School
    • Flight Training
    Fairbanks, AK
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    Services at this airport:

    Services: Camping on Field
    Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: High/Low
    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A1
    Transportation: Shuttle Bus, Courtesy Car, Public
    Rental Cars: 
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    Customs: International Landing Rights

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      Operations & More Information

      Lat/Long:N64 48.9067' / W147 51.3867'
      Charts:NACO: Fairbanks Sectional
      Mag Var:21E (2010)
      ARTCC:Anchorage (ZAN)
      FSS:Fairbanks (FAI)
      NOTAM Facility:FAI
      Approach/Departure Control Facility
      Pattern Altitude:Traffic Pattern Altitude (Reciprocating-Engine) 1500 Ft Msl. Traffic Pattern Altitude (Large and Turbine-Powered Aircraft) 2000 Ft MSL
      Wind Indicator:Lighted
      Seg. Circle:No
      Lighting:No data

      Aircraft & Activity

      Based GA Aircraft

      Single Engine:518
      Multi Engine:46

      Airport Activity

      GA Local:33,576
      GA Itinerant:35,768
      Air Taxi:36,789

      (12-month period ending on 1/1/2013)

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      Contact Addresses

      Owner:Airport Manager:
      State of Alaska DotPFJesse Vanderzanden
      6450 Airport Way - Suite 16450 Airport Way - Suite 1
      Fairbanks, AK 99709Fairbanks, AK 99709
      907-474-2500 (Office) 907-474-2500 (Office)
      Alaska Intl Airport System