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Merrill Field Airport

Anchorage, AK


Phone: 907-343-6303
www.muni.org/merrill1/merrill1.cfm
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round,Mon-Fri/0730-1700
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 18 hrs/day, subject to seasonal adjustmentTower Hrs: 0700-0000 MAY 1-AUG 31; 0700-2200 SEP 1-APR 30
Elevation:137 ft (41.8 m) (Surveyed)
Location:1.00 mi. E of Anchorage
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS
Runways:05/23, 07/25, 16/34
Longest paved runway: 4000 ft
Fees:Tiedown
 
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.57  (self serve service)
100LL$ 5.70  (full service service)
Jet-A$ 4.35  (self serve service)

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Runway 05/23

Dimensions:2000 x 60ft. / 609.6 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, gravel, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
05130.0ft. MSL
47° mag
66° true
0.3% up
No DataNo Data
23136.0ft. MSL
227° mag
246° true
0.3% down
No DataNo Data

Runway 07/25

Dimensions:4000 x 100ft. / 1219.2 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 50000 lb
Surface:asphalt, gravel, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
07124.4ft. MSL
71° mag
90° true
0.3% up
precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Box/Left-Side VASI
Building, 263 ft Left of center, 30 ft high, 655 ft from end, 15:1 clearance slope
25136.7ft. MSL
251° mag
270° true
0.3% down
precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Tree, Both-Sides, 22 ft high, 685 ft from end, 22:1 clearance slope

Runway 16/34

Dimensions:2640 x 75ft. / 804.7 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 20000 lb
Surface:asphalt, gravel, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
16124.4ft. MSL
161° mag
180° true
0.3% down
basicvisual glide slope: 2-Box/Right-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Building, 68 ft Right of center, 36 ft high, 652 ft from end, 12:1 clearance slope
34117.1ft. MSL
341° mag
0° true
0.3% up
basicvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Trees, 235 ft Right of center, 28 ft high, 296 ft from end, 3:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
ACE Hangars & Fuels
  • $5.84
  • $4.35
On field: CTR
61.214434-149.838806
UNICOM: 122.95
907-222-3000
Alyeska Helicopters
  • Flight Training
On field: NW
61.217037-149.850604
907-277-2007
Aviation Fuel Services
  • $5.57
Anchorage, AK
907-274-2990
Erickson Air-Crane
  • Maintenance
On field: CTR
907-257-1500
Group 3 Aviation - Alaska
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
Anchorage, AK
907-243-0147
Knik Flying Club
    ANCHORAGE, AK
    208-991-4372
    Land & Sea Aviation Alaska
    • Maintenance
    • Rentals
    • Flight Training
    On field: CTR
    61.214259-149.842862
    907-274-2544
    Merrill Field Instruments, Inc.
    • Maintenance
    • Sales
    On field: S
    61.208652-149.849284
    907-278-5277
    Northern Lights Avionics, Inc
    • Maintenance
    • Sales
    On field: CTR
    61.213164-149.850200
    907-277-4811
    Reeve Air Motive
    • Sales
    On field: N
    907-272-8522
    Spernak Airways, Inc.
    • $5.70
    • Sales
    On field: W
    61.214791-149.849031
    UNICOM: 122.95
    907-272-9475
    Tanalian Aviation
    • Maintenance
    • Flight Training
    On field: NE
    907-280-8023
    University of Alaska - Anchorage
    • Flight Training
    On field: SE
    61.214610-149.829268
    907-786-7200
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    Fuel: 100 Octane, Jet A
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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N61 12.8127' / W149 50.6834'
    Charts:NACO: Anchorage Sectional
    Mag Var:19E (2010)
    ARTCC:Anchorage (ZAN)
    FSS:Kenai (ENA)
    800-478-3576
    NOTAM Facility:MRI
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityANC
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 900 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • high intensity: 7 clicks in 5 secs
    • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 7 secs

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:786
    Multi Engine:41
    Jets:
    Helicopters:16
    Gliders:1
    Ultralights:

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:58,872
    GA Itinerant:66,862
    Commercial:
    Air Taxi:500
    Military:

    (12-month period ending on 9/30/2013)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Municipality of AnchoragePaul Bowers, A.A.E
    800 Merril Field Dr.800 Merril Field Dr.
    Anchorage, AK 99501-4129Anchorage, AK 99501-4129
    907-343-6303 (Office) 907-343-6303 (Office)