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Palmer Municipal Airport

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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0800-1700
Elevation:242 ft (73.8 m) (Estimated)
Location:1.00 mi. SE of Palmer
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS
Runways:09/27, 16/34, 16S/34S (unpaved)
Longest paved runway: 6009 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Parking
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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.67  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.80  (self serve service)
100LL$ 4.99  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.99  (full serve service)

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Runway 09/27

Dimensions:3617 x 75ft. / 1102.5 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
09225.4ft. MSL
93° mag
113° true
0.2% down
basicvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Tree, 203 ft Right of center, 59 ft high, 1,013 ft from end, 13:1 clearance slope
27219.4ft. MSL
273° mag
293° true
0.2% up
basicvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Trees, 205 ft Right of center, 55 ft high, 640 ft from end, 8:1 clearance slope

Runway 16/34

Dimensions:6009 x 100ft. / 1831.5 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 180000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
16240.4ft. MSL
160° mag
180° true
0.5% down
basicvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
503' Disp Threshold
Trees, 170 ft Left of center, 52 ft high, 908 ft from end, 13:1 clearance slope
Rwy 16 Apch Slope 25:1 at Dsplcd Thld
34212.5ft. MSL
340° mag
0° true
0.5% up
basicrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Trees, Both-Sides, 50 ft high, 1,200 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope
Ry34: N

Runway 16S/34S

Dimensions:1560 x 60ft. / 475.5 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:gravel, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
16S160° mag
180° true
No DataNo Data
34S340° mag
0° true
No DataNo Data

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Artic's Air Academy
  • Maintenance
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: N
Glacier Aircraft Parts
  • Sales
On field: SW
Hinchinbrook Aerofuel
  • $4.67
  • $3.80
On field: S
Northern Petroleum
  • Maintenance
  • $4.99
  • $4.99
  • $3.99
On field: N
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A1, Jet B
Transportation: Courtesy Car

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N61 35.6948' / W149 5.3227'
    Charts:NACO: Anchorage Sectional
    Mag Var:20E (2010)
    ARTCC:Anchorage (ZAN)
    FSS:Palmer (PAQ)
    NOTAM Facility:PAQ
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityANC
    Pattern Altitude:No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
    Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
    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
    When FSS Clsd Actvt MIRL Rys 16/34 & 09/27 & PAPI Rys 09 & 27 & 16 & 34 & REIL Rys 16 & 34 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:94
    Multi Engine:10

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:NaN
    GA Itinerant:NaN
    Air Taxi:

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

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    City of PalmerJeff Combs
    231 W Evergreen231 W Evergreen
    Palmer, AK 99645-6952Palmer, AK 99645
    907-745-3271 (Office) 907-761-1334 (Office)
    City of Plamer, Director of Public Safety. Email Address is Jcowen@Palmerpolice.Com