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AQY Girdwood Airport
Girdwood, Alaska, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 12 SEPTEMBER 2019

Location

FAA Identifier: AQY
Lat/Long: 60-58-08.4800N 149-07-09.6450W
60-58.141333N 149-07.160750W
60.9690222,-149.1193458
(estimated)
Elevation: 164 ft. / 50 m (estimated)
Variation: 25E (1985)
From city: 3 miles NE of GIRDWOOD, AK
Time zone: UTC -8 (UTC -9 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 99587

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Control tower: no
ARTCC: ANCHORAGE CENTER
FSS: KENAI FLIGHT SERVICE STATION [907-283-8469]
NOTAMs facility: ENA (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 907-783-2232
Wind indicator: yes
Segmented circle: yes

Airport Communications

CTAF: 122.9

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
TEDr098/27.2ANCHORAGE VOR/DME113.1518E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
CAMPBELL LAKE098/29.533816ECMQ -.-. -- --.-

Airport Services

Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: NONE
Powerplant service: NONE
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 2/20

Dimensions: 2095 x 60 ft. / 639 x 18 m
Surface: gravel, in good condition
Runway edge markings: NSTD MKGS RYS 02 & 20 THLDS MKD BY REFLECTORS. RY EDGES UNMARKED.
Gradient: NORTH
RUNWAY 2  RUNWAY 20
Latitude: 60-58.008667N60-58.274000N
Longitude: 149-07.385833W149-06.935667W
Elevation: 134.0 ft.164.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 015 magnetic, 040 true195 magnetic, 220 true
Markings: NSTD, in good conditionNSTD, in good condition
Obstructions: 8 ft. brush, 105 ft. left of centerline12 ft. brush, 110 ft. right of centerline

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: ALASKA DOT&PF CENTRAL REGION
P.O. BOX 196900
ANCHORAGE, AK 99519-6900
Phone 907-269-0770
Manager: PAUL BERTHOLL
STATE OF ALASKA DOT/PF
GIRDWOOD, AK 99587
Phone 907-783-2232

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 15
Single engine airplanes: 9
Helicopters: 6
    
Aircraft operations: avg 77/week *
50% air taxi
25% transient general aviation
25% local general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2017

Additional Remarks

RY CONDITION NOT MONITORED. RECOMMEND VISUAL INSPECTION PRIOR TO LANDING.
200 FT SAFETY AREA AT EACH END RY 02/20.
FOR WSO PHONE 271-3491.
PARAGLIDING ACTIVITY ON ARPT.
CABLE 100 FT AGL RUNS FROM NEW HOTEL TO ROUNDHOUSE.
SEGMENTED CIRCLE OVERGROWN.
SEASONAL HANG GLIDER AND PARASAIL ACTIVITY 2 NM NE OF ARPT DURING DALGT HRS.

Instrument Procedures

There are no published instrument procedures at AQY.

Some nearby airports with instrument procedures:

PAFR - Bryant Army Airfield Heliport (24 nm NW)
PAMR - Merrill Field Airport (26 nm NW)
PAED - Elmendorf Air Force Base (26 nm NW)
PANC - Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (28 nm NW)
PAAQ - Warren "Bud" Woods Palmer Municipal Airport (38 nm N)
 
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Aerial photo
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Aerial photo of AQY (Girdwood Airport)
Photo by Jonathan Tack
Photo taken 07-Aug-2006

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 16-Sep-2019
 Local
(UTC-8)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:4414:44
Sunrise07:2715:27
Sunset20:1504:15
Evening civil twilight20:5904:59

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  16-Sep-2019 08:37:30
Local (UTC-8)  16-Sep-2019 00:37:30
 
METAR
PATO 
14nm SE 
160753Z AUTO 08004KT 10SM -RA BKN042 OVC055 09/08 A2940 RMK AO2 RAE21B39 SLP954 P0000 T00890083 TSNO $
PAFR 
24nm NW 
160818Z AUTO 00000KT 9SM BKN005 BKN019 OVC032 09/09 A2935 RMK AO2 CIG 005V019 BKN005 V SCT SLP945 $
PAMR 
26nm NW 
160800Z 00000KT OVC005 11/09 A2938 RMK AO2 T01060094 $
PAED 
26nm NW 
160806Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM -DZ BKN002 OVC017 11/11 A2938 RMK AO2 DZB06 BKN V OVC SLP945 $
TAF
PAED 
26nm NW 
160300Z 1603/1709 VRB06KT 9000 -RA SCT007 BKN020 BKN060 620709 QNH2935INS TEMPO 1603/1606 BKN007 OVC020 BECMG 1606/1607 VRB06KT 9999 VCSH SCT005 BKN020 QNH2937INS BECMG 1614/1615 VRB06KT 9999 NSW SCT005 BKN020 QNH2940INS TEMPO 1617/1623 BKN005 BECMG 1622/1623 VRB06KT 9999 FEW010 BKN025 QNH2960INS TX14/1700Z TN08/1615Z
PANC 
29nm NW 
160540Z 1606/1712 07005KT P6SM -SHRA FEW004 BKN070 OVC090 TEMPO 1606/1610 P6SM -RA BKN015 OVC060 FM161100 33004KT P6SM VCSH BKN030 OVC050 FM161500 32006KT P6SM SCT040 BKN070
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